Greg Pasychny was born and raised in Edson, and works in the local business community. He serves on the Edson Volunteer Fire Department, Canadian Ski Patrol, and is a member of the Edson Kinsmen Club. Greg was first elected to Town Council in 2004 and is now into his fourth term as Mayor.
Councillor Trevor Bevan
This is Trevor Bevin's first term on Council and he is very excited to be a part of the team and to work towards a better Edson. Trevor was born and raised in Edson and has over 42 years experience in the oilfield industry. He is also very involved in the community, serving as a director on the Boys and Girls Club, and being a part of groups such as the Chamber of Commerce and Business Support Network.
Councillor Brian Boyce
It is with deep sadness that we announce the passing of long term Town Councillor Brian Boyce. Councillor Boyce passed suddenly July 13th, 2017 at the age of 77.
Councillor Boyce was very involved in the community, having served on Town Council for nearly 22 years, as well as being very involved in the Legion and other community groups.
Councillor Gean Chouinard
Gean Chouinard was first elected to Council October 18th, 2010. Gean has lived in the Edson area for over 28 years and has been involved in the Edson business community for 25 years. Gean is married with 2 children and has 3 grandchildren. Besides spending time with his family, Gean also volunteers with the Edson Seniors Transportation Society and the Edson and District Caregiver Association.
Councillor Jim Gomuwka
Jim is a long time Edson residents and was first elected to Edson Town Council in a by-election in 2002. He also currently serves as President of the Edson and District Historical Society and is very involved in the Galloway Station Museum.
Councillor Tammy Strang
Tammy has been a resident of Edson for 30 years where she currently lives with her husband Ivan. Tammy is a certified Assessment Review Member with the Province and has plenty of municipal experience having completed her Certificate in Local Government in Municipal Administration through the U of A with the Faculty of Extension and this is her second term on Council. Tammy is a director for the Edson Savings & Credit Union and has been a volunteer with the Edson & District Boys & Girls Club for a number of years.
Councillor Janet Wilkinson
Having lived in Edson for 32 years, Janet has been active as a business owner, mother to 3 children and volunteered in many organizations such as: Edson Lioness Club, Girl Guides, Elizabeth Trapp Chapter of the O.E.S., and in 2006-07 headed the organization for the province. From 2000-2006 Janet served on the University of Alberta’s senate. Janet has been an active teacher for the last 20 years and Vice Principal for the last 10 and has served on various committees of the Alberta Teacher’s Society on a local and provincial level. As a teacher of teachers Janet volunteered in Ghana for two summers with the Canadian Teacher’s Federation and in Belize for three summers as part of a Rotary Project.