City of North Battleford - Saskatchewan



City Manager - Randy Patrick


Director of Finance

Currently Vacant.



 Dan Loewen

Director of Infrastructure Services - Dan Loewen

Dan began working at the City of North Battleford in 2015. His responsibilities include overseeing the maintenance of City-owned roads, streets, sidewalks, parks, green spaces, equipment, repairs, cemetery and forestry.

Dan is a Licensed Interprovincial Heavy Equipment Technician and a Certified Safety Instructor. Previously, Dan developed a decade of experience managing oil field companies as well as his own business. Away from work, Dan is passionate about Rodeo and remains involved in the scene along with his family.


Debbie Wohlberg

Director of Legislative Services - Debbie Wohlberg

Debbie Wohlberg began with the City in March 2003. Duties of the City Clerk are prescribed in legislation focusing mainly on Council in respect to meetings, agendas, minutes legislation and public notice. Other responsibilities include bylaws, land transfer requests, corporate records management, agreements, tenders/RFPs, Central Reception and the Historic Archives. The City Clerk also acts as the Returning Officer for general municipal elections.

Debbie’s education includes a Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Saskatchewan and the Local Government Administration certificate from the University of Regina. Debbie brings over 30 years of experience in the fields of rural and urban administration. 

Her personal interests include keeping active with golfing and volleyball, doing yard work and growing flowers, as well as volunteering and supporting various organizations and groups in the community.  She attends regular blood donor clinics as well as maintains a valid CPR/First Aid Certificate. 



Director of Leisure Services  - Cheryl Deneire



Jennifer Niesink

Director of Planning and Development - Jennifer Niesink

Jennifer moved to North Battleford in 2009 from Southern Ontario. She began working with the City in 2013. As Director of Planning and Development, she is responsible for planning, economic development, communications, building and licencing, and engineering. Jennifer is passionate about growing our community and developing the downtown core of North Battleford.



Director of Protective Services/Fire Chief - Trevor Brice

Trevor Brice began at North Battleford Fire Department in March of 2016. Trevor comes with 35 years of experience in fire and protective services. His experience includes time as Deputy Chief in Regina, Chief Fire Administrator for the Province of Alberta and multiple positions with fire and rescue services in the United Kingdom.

Trevor also holds two Masters Degrees, one in Arts & Leadership from Royal Roads College and an MBA from Henly Management College. He has also received the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee Medal, Millennium Medal, 20 Year Meritorious Service Medal along with numerous designations and certifications in the fire and safety field.

Also, Trevor was a long-time rugby player and now referees the game. He loves the outdoors and spending time with his family.

 Stewart Schafer

Director of Utility ServicesStewart Schafer

Stewart began working for the City of North Battleford in 2008. Stewart was born in North Battleford but raised in Calgary. He returned to the City in 1987. Stewart is a Graduate of the University of Calgary with a degree in Civil Engineering. Prior to working for the City of North Battleford, Stewart worked as an Engineer for the City of Saskatoon and The Battlefords Tribal Council. Outside of work Stewart enjoys hiking and sailing.


Director of Human Resources - Trish McConnell