Mayor & Council

About Town Council

Foam Lake Town Council consists of a Mayor and six Councillors who represent the Town as a whole. The current Council was elected by acclamation on November 9, 2020 for a term of four years.


  • Shelley Thoen-Chaykoski,


  • Nevin Halyk,
  • Graham Farrell,
  • Tyler Bugera,
  • Gloria Bastien (Deputy Mayor),
  • Tara Helgason,
  • Amber Pankratz,

Council is responsible for establishing corporate policy and setting strategic priorities. The
Province of Saskatchewan, through legislation, sets out the powers of municipal governments
through the Municipalities Act.

  • To consider the welfare and interests of the municipality as a whole and to bring to Council’s
    attention anything that would promote the welfare and interests of the municipality
  • To participate in developing and evaluating the policies and programs of the municipality
  • To participate in Council meetings, Council committee meetings and meetings of other bodies
    to which they are appointed by Council
  • To obtain information about the operation and administration of the municipality
  • To keep in confidence matters discussed in private at a Council or Council committee meeting
    until discussed at a meeting held in public
  • To perform any other duty or function imposed on Councillors by the Municipalities Act or by the Council