Community Futures East Central

Box 727, 601 Edmonton Street, Broadview, SK - Phone: (306) 696-2443

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About Us - Staff & Mandate

Elroy Trithardt, General Manager

Elroy Trithardt, General Manager, has been employed with East Central Development Corporation since 1986.  Elroy attended the University of Regina where he obtained degrees of Bachelor of Education, Bachelor of Arts and Master of Arts in 1983.  The Masters Degree was obtained through the Faculty of Graduate Studies and involved research in the field of regional economic development through the Department of Geography.

As well as providing comprehensive first-hand business counselling and advisory services to numerous clients over the years, Elroy has provided instructional services for educational agencies throughout the area.  These counselling and instructional services ranged from financial analysis and forecasting to business planning and bookkeeping to mention a few.

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Kathleen Melnyk, Loans Administrator
Kathleen Melnyk joined the staff of East Central in February of 2006. She attended SIAST Wascana Campus in Regina where she completed the Office Education Program.

 In 2006, Kathleen held the position of receptionist/office assistant.  In April 2009, she took on the responsibilities of Lending Administrative Assistant.  In January of 2011, she took on the role of Loans Administrator.  She is involved with all aspects of loan support services, Board Development and Corporate Communications.

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Kimberley Simpson, Office Administrator

Kim was hired at East Central in July 2009 as Office Assistant.  In April 2010, she took on the responsibilities of Accounting Clerk.  In February of 2011, she took on the role of Office Administrator and is responsible for accounting and general office administration procedures.
Kim has previous work experience as Parish Secretary, Preschool Instructor and Liaison Officer for the Aspen Grove School Division.

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Our Mandate

To enhance economic development by assisting businesses through the provision of financial and technical services.


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