Council

Stirling Village Council was elected on October 16th, 2017, and will serve a 4 year term which will expire in October of 2021. Below you’ll find contact information for the Mayor and Village Council. If you have any questions email them directly or contact the Village office.  Click this link to read the Mayor’s Message.

Mayor

Trevor Lewington
Mayor Lewington is serving his second term on Council and first term as Mayor. He is a member of the Municipal Planning Commission and is a Council representative to the Stirling Fire Department. Lewington chairs the Community Broadband Connectivity Committee. Lewington also represents Stirling to the Southern Alberta Chief Elected Officials Committee and is the Alternate for the Ridge Water Services Commission. Lewington is the Chief Executive Officer for Economic Development Lethbridge and recently received an award from the Federation of Canadian Municipalities for his field work and contributions to the Caribbean Local Economic Development project having worked to build local government capacity in Belize and Jamaica. He is a member of the Board of Directors for the Intelligent Community Forum Canada as well as the Alberta Food Cluster.

Phone: 403-330-3701
Email: lewington@stirling.ca

Council

Kevin Nelson – Deputy Mayor
Councillor Nelson is serving his first term on Council and was appointed as Deputy Mayor. He is a member of the Municipal Planning Commission and is a Council representative for the Recreational Advisory Committee, Ridge Country Housing Authority, Ridge Water Services Commission and Regional Water Quality Committee. Nelson is a local business owner and a member of the Stirling Lions Club.

Phone: 403-635-7080
Email: k.nelson@stirling.ca

Rob Edwards
Councillor Edwards was first elected to Council in the early 2000's and this will be his second term. He is a member of the Municipal Planning Commission and is a Council representative for the Municipal Library Board, Chinook Arch Regional Library Authority, Chief Mountain Solid Waste Commission, Canadian Badlands Initiative and the Southgrow Regional Partnership. Edwards is a small business owner and CFO for a publicly traded company.

Phone: 403-795-0791
Email: r.edwards@stirling.ca

Matthew Foss
Councillor Foss is serving his first term on Council. He is a member of the Municipal Planning Commission and is a Council representative for School Modernization Adhoc Committee, Oldman Regional Services Commission, Ridge Regional Public Safety Services and the Stirling Cemetery Society. Foss works as a real estate appraiser.

Phone: 403-332-3427
Email: m.foss@stirling.ca

Larry Nilsson
Councillor Nilsson is serving his third term on Council. Nilsson was first elected to Council in 2004 and has served as Mayor from 2004-2010. He is a member of the Municipal Planning Commission and is a Council representative for the Canadian Badlands Initiative, Chinook Country Tourism, Community Futures, The Mormon Trail Committee and the Ridge Water Services Commission. Nilsson is retired.

Phone: 403-315-0995
Email: l.nilsson@stirling.ca

Village Office

Mon. - Thu., 8 am - 4 pm
403-756-3379
403-756-2262
office@stirling.ca