About Us


Our Staff

Our team is committed to providing clients and the St. Albert community with an environment in which to learn and increase personal well-being. Volunteers facilitate the majority of our programming.

Suzan Krescy

Executive Director

About Suzan:

A strong advocate of collaborating with the St. Albert community, its local businesses and different agencies, Suzan joined the St. Albert Food Bank in 2007.

We strive for the best care

We want the best care for our clients within the community. We partner with individuals and organizations in order to ensure a continuity of care.Suzan Krescy, Executive Director

Vivian Collacutt

Community Liaison Social Worker/Rental Assistance Coordinator

About Vivian:

We improve access

One way we make it possible for people to attend our financial literacy workshops is remove all barriers. We provide child care and a meal to take stress and anxiety off their shoulders.

Tara Thibeault Gionet

Community Liaison Social Worker

About Tara:

Tara is a registered social worker and joined the Community Village in October 2017.


In her role as community liaison worker, she:

  • Coordinates client access to appropriate community-based social agencies
  • Helps individuals in crisis (e.g., housing and food insecurity, abuse, unemployment)

Since joining, Tara has:

  • Developed and facilitated a full-day organizational workshop for those who need help with time management, procrastination and perfectionism, self-care and goal setting
  • Helped a client in dire need of support get financial assistance through Assured Income for the Severely Handicapped (AISH)

Shelly deTremaudan

Volunteer Coordinator

About Shelly:

Shelly