Mayor Alanna Hnatiw

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The citizens of Sturgeon County have a right to expect from its local Municipal Government, one that is conducted with integrity, in a professional manner. Therefore it is imperative that there not be, nor appear to be, any conflict between the private interests of elected officials and appointed board members and their duty to the public.

Council Members must adhere to the Council Code of Conduct.

Mayor Alanna Hnatiw

Mayor Alanna Hnatiw


Mayor Alanna Hnatiw was elected Mayor of Sturgeon County Council in the 2017 Election on Monday, October 16, 2017.

Mayor Hnatiw has been a Sturgeon County resident, as well as an active participant and volunteer in the community for 16 years. She shares her life with husband Rob and two children in Division 5. Ms. Hnatiw comes from four generations of farmers, but has spent most of her adult life as a small business owner in the oil and gas service industry. Her focus is on leadership that will have an open door to its residents and an open mind while looking for innovative solutions to current challenges.

Ms. Hnatiw is committed to playing an active role in strengthening regional relationships and developing a prosperous future for Sturgeon County. Her goal is to support diversification in industry and agriculture and support small business.  There are many opportunities in Sturgeon County to chart a course for responsible, sustainable development.

Mayor Hnatiw serves as ex-officio for all Committees of Council and is the Chair of all Regular Council Meetings, unless absent. When not attending to the business of the County, Ms. Hnatiw enjoys time horseback riding, golfing, downhill skiing and teaching Yoga.


Mayor Hnatiw sits on the following Boards and Committees


  • Governance and Council Services Committee
  • Intermunicipal Internal Negotiating Task Force
  • Sturgeon County / City of St. Albert Annexation Negotiation Committee
  • Sturgeon County / Strathcona County Inter-Municipal Affairs Committee
  • Subdivision and Development Appeal Board
  • Sturgeon Regional Partnership


  • Alberta Industrial Heartland Association
  • Collaborative Economic Development
  • Edmonton Region Hydrogen HUB Leadership Team
  • Edmonton Global
  • Edmonton Metropolitan Region Growth Management Board
  • Northern Alberta Mayors and Reeves Caucus

Mayor Alanna Hnatiw's 2021 State of the County Address

Monthly Expense Claims  County Paid Expenses