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Ryan Baum


General Manager Cochrane Toyota

For over 25 years Ryan and his family have proudly conducted business and lived in Cochrane. Married with three children of his own now, he is the current the President of RMR and is excited to be part of this dynamic group of young professionals, who are just as passionate about giving back to this phenomenal community that has already given him so much. 


Tyler Hebblethwaite


Director at RARE Oilfield Services

Tyler and his wife Ashley have lived in Cochrane for just over 7 years. They have a daughter and 3 sons. Cochrane is a very special community and has been an amazing place to call home. Tyler is excited to be a part of the RMR and looks forward to doing more in the community. 

Rhonda RMR

Rhonda Alksne


REALTOR® at RE/MAX Alpine Realty

Wife and proud Mom to 6. When I'm finished my work in either Cochrane or Canmore, you will find me biking, camping or exploring our local lakes in my kayak.


Carli Baum


Web Designer | Brand Strategist

Specializing in soulful web design for creative entrepreneurs, Carli is married to Ryan Baum and mother to three children, ages 7, 5 and 2.


Proud to call the beautiful valley of Cochrane her forever home, she is excited to contribute to the efforts of RMR and grateful to give back to a community that means so much to her. 

Image by Huma Kabakci

Kailla Pharis


Coming soon

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Sheldon Lachambre


An active member of RMR Sheldon brings an understanding of how to reach, engage and mobilize large groups of people and how to deliver an emotive experience that builds buzz and brand advocacy.


Sheldon is President & CEO of Lachambre Marketing & Productions- a North American marketing, events, experiential and productions company. 


Sheldon also currently sits on the Board of Directors for the Calgary Folk Music Festival Society as Vice Chair and Chair of the fundraising committee.


Gabriel Steier


Gabriel is a born and raised Cochranite and local Realtor with over 10 years of experience helping clients buy and sell homes in Cochrane, Calgary and surrounding areas.


Gabriel comes from a family of realtors with over 25 years of experience in our local market. Husband and proud father of three, Gabe enjoys spending time in our wonderful community with his family.


Matt Callbeck


Other than helping people buy and sell homes in the Cochrane area Matt is an avid snowboarder and loves spending time in the mountains or fly fishing with his wife and golden retriever.  

From always hearing about Rotary from his mother in law and former Rotary President (Claudette Steier) and how much Rotary gives back to the community, Matt is excited to be a part of such a great group of young professionals. 


Tanya Chacko


Owner & Principal Dentist at Fireside Dental Cochrane. 


Tanya opened Fireside Dental in 2017 and loves being a part of this thriving community. She enjoys serving the people of Cochrane through her passion for dentistry, and also by supporting local events.

Tanya is a proud mom of two and loves spending time outdoors with the kids.

Having grown up with a very active rotary club in her southern Alberta hometown, Tanya was inspired to see what a group of people who want to do good for the community can accomplish. She is thrilled to be able to give back and serve our community alongside the Rocky Mountain Rotary Club.

Chris Heier Rocky Mountain Rotary

Chris Heier

Chris is an owner and brewmaster at Half Hitch Brewing Company and an electronic musician, sound designer, and sound engineer under the artist name PinPoin7. He has served on the board of directors of the Cochrane Tourism Association since 2017 and the Cochrane and District Chamber of Commerce since 2021.


Most recently, Chris has taken on a director role with Oscill8 Collective and Oscill8 Records, a not-for-profit group and record label promoting Alberta electronic music artists.


Mili Palacios

Living in Cochrane for 4 years with her husband and 2 kids. Originally from Peru and with Spanish as her first language, she has 15 years of experience in Communications focusing on relational Marketing to create value and generate people’s growth.

Having worked in South America, Asia, the USA, and Canada has taught her that effective communication is the key to any successful effort. Mili is happy to call Cochrane her permanent home and is looking forward to contributing to and supporting this beloved community

Nicola Writght

Nicola Wright

I’m a proud Mom of 2 teenage children.

Returned summer of 2022 from being in the UK for 4 years.

I lived in Cochrane for 5 years prior, missed it so much I had to come back!

I have returned & continuing my service working for Cochrane Toyota.

I love being part of the community, arranging events for both the dealership & for the town.


Love to travel, Love to read, Love to be sociable and enjoy my time with friends and family.

Courtney Sproule RMR

Courtney Sproule

Courtney is a big believer in community, and is thrilled to be a part of Rocky Mountain Rotary. She is the Founder and CEO of Snap Dance Studios, is on the advisory board of Cochrane Sport 4 Life an advocate for life-long the Professional Development Chair of the Wild Rose Dance Arts Association. 

Nicole Parks RMR

Nicole Parks

Nicole is founder & CEO of Nikstar Inc., a local promotional merchandise business. She has lived in Cochrane for

10 years and very much enjoys being involved with the community & giving back through the Rocky Mountain Rotary.


In addition to RMR, Nikstar is involved with many local community sports including Promnight, a local all female skateboarding event, among others. 

More Members (Bios & Photos Coming Soon)

Matt Callbeck

Jamie Ziegenhagel

Tristan Ziegenhagel

Tara Baum

Kelly Baum

Tanya Chacko

Andy Martin

Natalia Tapia Glenn

Nicole Kimpton

Jessie Pepin

Anderson Rosene

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