SDAA has a service agreement with Alberta Health Services and is obligated to follow the contractual agreement with the allocated funding, required performance measures and operational requirements.

Structure and Organization of the Stettler District Ambulance Association:

1.     The affairs of the Stettler District Ambulance Association (SDAA) are governed by a Board of Directors.

2.     Committee structure comprises of elected Municipal Board Members who are appointed by each Municipality as representatives for the Stettler District Ambulance Association as follows:

  • ·      County of Stettler – 2 representatives and 1 alternate
  • ·      Town of Stettler – 2 representatives
  • ·      Summer Village of Rochon Sands – 1 representative and 1 alternate
  • ·      Summer Village of White Sands – 1 representative and 1 alternate
  • ·      Village of Donalda - 1 representative and 1 alternate
  • ·      Village of Big Valley – 1 representative and 1 alternate
  • ·      Village of Botha – 1 representative and 1 alternate
  • ·      Village of Gadsby – 1 representative and 1 alternate

All of the above have voting rights.

Committee structure also consists of Chief Administrative Officers for:

  • ·      Town of Stettler
  • ·      County of Stettler

Appointed representatives shall annually appoint, by ordinary resolution:

  • ·      A Chairperson (On Alternating fiscal years of the Association, an appointed Representative by County of Stettler and an appointed Representative by the Town of Stettler.)
  • ·      A Vice-Chairperson (When the Chairperson is appointed by the County of Stettler, the Vice Chair shall be appointed by the Town of Stettler and when the Chairperson is appointed by the Town of Stettler, the Vice Chair shall be appointed by the County of Stettler.)
  • ·      An Administrator (the Town of Stettler or County of Stettler's Chief Administrative Officer)
  • ·      And such other officers as determined by the Appointed Representatives in their discretion from time to time

3.     The Chief Administrative Officer serves as the Administrator for the Stettler District Ambulance Association.

4.     The Assistant Chief Administrative Officer means the Assistant Chief Administrative Officer of the municipality where the Administrator is the CAO.

5.    Management is provided by the Operations Manager.