GSDC Board

GSDC Board

The Greater Sudbury Development Corporation (GSDC) is the economic development arm of the City of Greater Sudbury. Consisting of a 18-member board of directors and supported by City staff, the GSDC acts as a catalyst for economic development initiatives and supports the attraction, development and retention of business in the community. 

Call for Board Nominations 2020

The 2020 Call for Board Nominations is closed as of May 14. We thank all applicants for their interest.. All applicants will be contacted in the next few weeks.

GSDC Board of Directors

Executive Committee 

Board Chair
Andrée Lacroix, Partner, Lacroix Lawyers/Avocats

1st Vice Chair
Peter Nykilchuk, General ManagerHampton Inn by Hilton and Homewood Suites by Hilton

2nd Vice Chair
Yonaniko Grenon, Senior Communications Specialist, Glencore Sudbury Integrated Nickel Operations

Community Economic Development (CED) Chair
Brent Battistelli, President , Battistelli’s Independent Grocer

Past Chair and Member-at-Large
Brian Valliancourt, Vice-President – Business Development, Collège Boréal

Meredith Armstrong, Interim Director, Economic Development, City of Greater Sudbury

GSDC Board Members

Bill Leduc
Ward 11 Municipal Councillor
City of Greater Sudbury

Brian Bigger
City of Greater Sudbury

Daran Moxam 
Portfolio Manager and Partner with Moxam Cassio Wealth Management and 
Director of Wealth Management at ScotiaMcLeod  

David Paquette 
Paquette Management Services

Erin Danyliw 
General Manager
Copy Copy Printing

Gerry Montpellier
Ward 3  Municipal Councillor
City of Greater Sudbury

Jeff Portelance
Capital Sales Manager
Marcotte Mining Machinery Services

Joanne Gervais 
Directrice générale 
ACFO du grand Sudbury

Lisa Demmer
Marketing Specialist

Marett McCulloch 
General Sales Manager
Sudbury Wolves Sports & Entertainment

Mark Signoretti 
Ward 1 Municipal Councillor
City of Greater Sudbury

Mike Ladyk
3rdLine Studios