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Nancy Fischer
(705) 748-8830 Ext. 3814
Project Manager


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Project Manager - Nancy Fischer  (Sr Program Analyst, Social Services)


  1. Facilitate Team/Committee Meetings
  2. Track budget
  3. Prepare Project Updates
  4. Track the progress of tasks and flag any potential problems
  5. Manage project communications
  6. Track status of project risks

Steering Committee


  • Larry Stinson, Director of Operations, Peterborough Public Health, Chair of the CWB Advisory Network
  • Ken Doherty, Commissioner of Community Services
  • Patricia Lester, Commissioner of Corporate and Legislative Services
  • Jeffrey Humble, Director of Planning
  • Linda Mitchelson, Manager of Social Services 
  • Bryan Weir, Director of Planning , County of Peterborough
  • Project Manager- Nancy Fischer - Sr Program Analyst
  • May require different membership when the action items are identified


  1. Oversee and approve scope, resources, timelines, and deliverables of the project
  2. Approve any variance to budget
  3. Provide resources required to complete project
  4. Make decisions regarding issues raised on the project
  5. Accountable to JSSC

Project Team


  • Nancy Fischer, Social Services
  • Chris Kawalec, Social services
  • Janet Sheward, CAO office
  • Sharron Hayton, Corporate and Legislative Services
  • Susan Sauve, Transportation
  • Brad Appleby, Planning
  • Rob Anderson, Recreation
  • Manager of Arts, Culture and Heritage
  • Peter Williams, Police
  • Caren Thayer, Social Services 
  • Charmalee Sandanayake, Geomatics/Mapping


  1. Facilitates the project and makes day-to-day/operational level decisions about the project
  2. Develop project documents
  3. Assign tasks
  4. Identify and develop solutions for issues encountered during project
  5. Complete project tasks as assigned
  6. Lead/coordinate project work groups - thinking about consulting in focus areas but concerned we will miss the gaps