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Meet the CEDDI Team

Working together. Harmonizing strengths. Unlocking extraordinary achievements.

Working Together for a Better Community

We identify opportunities, develop innovative solutions, and provide essential support to businesses, all with the aim of fostering a more prosperous and thriving community.

Innovation, Commitment and Collaboration

Together, our team is building a better future for Chauvin’s businesses.

Darryl Goede


Over 40 years of international C-level experience in software development, media production, and marketing. Leads our team to develop and execute comprehensive plans for your North American market expansion.

Allan Skinner

COO, Councillor

Trained and experienced in IT, energy administration, and civic leadership. As the operations leader of CEDDI, focuses on real estate, infrastructure, and planning.

Valerie Gramlich


An exemplary life record of selfless community service extended throughout her banking career and dedicated volunteerism. As administrative lead, is CEDDI's government and corporate administrative liaison for funding, granting, and compliance.

Duane Skinner


Chauvin native son, holds a Bachelor of Commerce Degree from the University of Alberta. After 14 years in Canadian military, now in CPA stream. Focus on fund-raising, projection, resource management, and oversight.

Victoria Bilous


Located in Kyiv, seasoned full-stack marketing, advertising, and branding expert. Focuses CEDDI on ROI, research, planning, branding, and project management.

Prof. Chandan Singh, PhD.

Business Facilitator

Registered business immigration consultant for more than 10 years with some of Canada's most prestigious immigration law firms. Experienced and well-versed in the subject of immigration law in several countries.

Ram Babbar

Business Facilitator

Corporate immigration consultant, personalizing solutions for mobility, family, or business goals. Expert in Residency by Investment and Citizenship by Investment programs.

Alan Dow

Mayor, Village of Chauvin

Shortly after taking office, Mayor Dow immediately focused his council on revitalizing the local economy, implementing progressive strategies to foster business growth, creating new jobs, and community engagement.

Martina Skinner

CAO, Village of Chauvin

Responsible and accountable to the Council of the Village of Chauvin for the administration of the Village and to report to the Village Council. Provides invaluable liaison with village admin staff and community members.

Sheila Donally

Councillor, Village of Chauvin

Serves as Village of Chauvin representative on the boards of Family and Community Service, Chauvin Municipal Library, and Federation of Gas Coops.

Don Prokopetz

Councillor, Village of Chauvin

Active committee member on the ICE Equipment Committee, member of the board of Northern Lights Library, and has a seat on the Municipal Planning Commission.

Frank Snow

Councillor, Village of Chauvin

Serves on behalf of the Village as a member of the Chauvin Fire Department, as a Board member of the Dr. Folkins School Council, and a representative member of East Central 911 Call Society.

Lisa Waters

Assistant Administrator, Village of Chauvin

Lisa's exceptional written and verbal communication abilities, combined with her versatility in working both independently and collaboratively, make Lisa an indispensable asset to the CEDDI team.

Embracing Community, Nurturing Business, Shaping the Future.

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