Committee Members

LCAC Committee Members

Darrel Sidney - Chair

  • Lifetime Dryden area resident
  • Lifelong bait & fur trapper
  • Tourism operator, outfitter
  • Joined LCAC 2000
  • Planning team member on Wabigoon & Dryden Forest Mgmt Plans

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Penny Ratushniak

Penny RatushniakHealth/Safety Rep Forestry, Pulp and Sawmill sector

  • Over 22 years forestry for government and industry
  • First Nation/Metis land concerns
  • Involved with Dryden Conservation Camp
  • Enjoy nature and bird watching

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Del Schmucker

Bio here 

Earla Haukeness

  • Lifetime Dryden area resident
  • Promotes responsible use and enjoyment of our natural resources (fish, game & forests)

Paul Heayn

  • Retired Municipal Treasurer
  • Municipal Consultant
  • Long time Dryden Resident
  • Hunter, fisherman & Canoeist
  • Interested in enhancing the outdoor experience for all

Ron Kujansuu

  • Lifetime Machin resident
  • Started career with Lands and Forests – Fire/Timber
  • Hoey & McMillan – Rd Construction
  • Nelson Granite – manufacturing
  • Municipality of Machin Councillor 

Mac Potter

  • Enjoys family time experiencing the local area fishing, hiking, and exploring the natural environment of the area.
  • Focused on responsible forest operations and its ties to the mineral and exploration development within the local area, and the continued protection of values.
  • Planning team member on the Wabigoon and Dryden Forest.

Darlene Salter

Bio here 

Stephen Semeniuk - Co-Chair

Bio here 

Gord Bastable

  • Tourism Industry Affiliation

John Dove

  • Other Crown Land Recreationalist 

Daniel Morriseau

  • Enter bio here

Pierre Paquin

  • Small Industry Logger affiliation


MNRF Administrative Assistant

Karen Savage

  • Resource Management Clerk, Dryden Ministry of Natural Resources & Forestry – over 30 years
  • Provides administrative assistance to Dryden LCAC
  • Acts as Treasurer for Dryden LCAC
  • Enjoys fishing, camping and hunting


MNRF  Representatives

DJ Armit

Bio here 

Derek Johnson

Bio here 


Forest Industry Representatives

Daniel Yeboah

Bio here 

Dave Legg

Bio here