Beaver County Council

L to R (back row): Councillor Sieko Scott, Councillor Dale Collison | L to R (front row): Reeve Kevin Smook, Councillor Arnold Hanson, Deputy Reeve Ron Yarham

L to R (back row): Councillor Sieko Scott, Councillor Dale Collison | L to R (front row): Reeve Kevin Smook, Councillor Arnold Hanson, Deputy Reeve Ron Yarham

Kevin Smook
Reeve, Division 1 (Northwest of Tofield)
Phone: 780-640-1030
Email: ksmook@beaver.ab.ca

  • First term in office, elected as Reeve by Council - October 16, 2014 
  • 20 years as a Realtor, owner of Home Time Realty since 1999.  
  • Community activities include: member of the Tofield Lions Club, Tofield & District Chamber of Commerce, Tofield Agricultural Society and the Tofield Satellites.
  • Married with four children

Sieko Scott
Councillor Division 2 (Southwest of Tofield) 
Phone: 780-662-4606
Email: sscott@beaver.ab.ca

  • Second term in office
  • Retired business owner
  • Community activities include: Doctor recruitment committee for Tofield and area
  • Married with two children and two grandchildren

Ron Yarham
Deputy Reeve Division 3 (Ryley/Holden) 
Phone: 780-688-3579
Email: ryarham@beaver.ab.ca

  • Third term in office, Deputy Reeve
  • Master Electrician
  • Community activities include: Member at large for the Beaver County Seed Cleaning Co-op and Director with Ankerton Gas Co-op, President of the Alberta Shorthorn Association
  • Married with four children and six grandchildren

Dale Collison
Councillor Division 4 (Holden/Bruce)
Phone: 780-688-2471
Email: dcollison@beaver.ab.ca

  • First term in office
  • Cattle farmer
  • Served 30 years with the Holden seed Cleaning Plant
  • Married with 1 child, six grandchildren

Arnold Hanson 
Councillor Division 5 (Viking/Kinsella)
Phone: 780-336-2598
Email: ahanson@beaver.ab.ca

  • Second term in office, served as Reeve October 2013 - October 2014. 
  • Cow/calf operator
  • Livestock Patronage Fund member since 1994, currently sits as government-appointed Fund Chairman, Chair of the Tribunal as required
  • Served as an elected member of Alberta Beef Producers and the Canadian Cattlemen's Association and Beef Information Centre between 1988 and 2007
  • School bus driver between 1989 and 2009
  • Community activities include: member of the Viking Fair Board; member of Golden Valley Lutheran Church Council; member of Viking Carena Complex Board of Directors, two years; President of Beaver County Bus Drivers Association, one term; Viking 4-H Beef Club leader for six years, District Chairman for two terms; volunteer with Edmonton Northlands, member Agriculture Education Committee; President of Alberta High School Rodeo District 2, two terms
  • Married with three children and 1 grandchild