Douglas Lagore

Douglas Lagore

Municipal Management Consultant

Doug has over thirty years of experience in municipal government as a highly respected senior leader. His high level of service to various municipal associations earned Doug:

  • an Honorary Membership for Life Award from the Canadian Association of Municipal Management (CAMA),
  • a Distinguished Service Award from the Canadian Association of Municipal Administrators and,
  • the Dedicated Chief Administrative Officer Award from the Alberta Urban Municipalities Association and the Society of Local Government Managers.

Current Responsibilities

Municipal Management

Years of Experience





Certificate in Public Administration – University of Western Ontario

Certificate in Economic Development – McMaster University

Local Government Certificate – University of Alberta

Society Of Local Government Managers – CLGM


Municipal Administration
Municipal Agreements
Governance Models

TSI Consulting Experience

Doug has been consulting with TSI for almost two years. In that time, Doug has both led and participated in numerous municipal and municipal service projects. These include:

  • Strategic Planning and Facilitation for Parkland Community Planning Services (PCPS)
  • CAO recruitment for the Town of Strathmore
  • Organizational Review for the Town of Strathmore
  • FCSS Needs Assessment for the Town of Strathmore
  • CAO Advisory services to multiple municipalities
  • Regional Collaboration Study for Westlock, Westlock County and Village of Clyde
  • Official Administration of Thorhild County as designated by the Minister of Municipal Affairs
  • Municipal Inspections as designated by Municipal Affairs

Municipal/Industry Project and Work Experience

  • 2016 – 2018 Chief Executive Officer – Alberta Motor Vehicle Industry Council
  • 2013 – 2015 Chief Executive Officer – Capital Region Board
  • 2005 – 2013 Chief Administrative Officer – City of Spruce Grove, AB
  • 1998 – 2005 Chief Administrative Officer – District of Salmon Arm, Salmon Arm, BC
  • 1987 – 1998 City Administrator – City of Yellowknife, Yellowknife, NWT
  • 1985 – 1987 Town Manager and Economic Development Director – Town of Edson, Edson, AB
  • 1981 – 1984 Town Manager – Town of Lacombe, Lacombe, AB
  • 1977 – 1981 Town Manager – Town of Pine Point, Pine Point NWT