Peter Fortna

Appointed to Board June 28, 2016; term expires December 31, 2017

Planning and Development Committee

Owner, Willow Springs Strategic Solutions

board_fortnaPeter Fortna moved to Fort McMurray in 2008 to work with the Wood Buffalo region’s Indigenous peoples and communities in various capacities. In 2012, Peter co-founded Willow Springs Strategic Solutions, a company that provides research, analysis, evaluation and strategic advice to Aboriginal, non-profit, and government organizations.

Since 2008 Peter has been involved in a number of community initiatives and local boards, including the Fort McMurray Heritage Society, the Fort McMurray Nistawayou Friendship Centre, the Cumulative Environmental Management Association, and the Wood Buffalo Environmental Association. In addition, Peter is a member of the Fort McMurray Chamber of Commerce and was recently a member of the RMWB’s Waterfront Redevelopment Committee.

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