Deklan Corstanje - Manager, Economic Development
Managing the Economic Development department, Deklan uses his strengths and experience in strategic planning, relationship building, research, and project management to help achieve Council's goals of building a strong, innovative, and resilient economy. He oversees the department's implementation of the Economic Development Strategy to ensure efficient resource allocation to priorities and greatest benefit to the community.
Deklan's career includes some early achievements including provincial awards for Economic Resiliency and Recovery and for Marketing Innovation, the results of collaborative initiatives fostered through his relationships with local and regional partners.
Proudly born and raised in northern BC, Deklan earned his degree from the University of Northern British Columbia in Prince George and recently moved back from Terrace to raise a family and take advantage of the endless outdoor activities the region has to offer.