• Governance Reviews
  • Council Conduct
  • Integrity Reviews
  • Governance Evaluations
  • Governance Workshops
  • Service Reviews
  • Municipal Collaboration
  • Policy Reviews
  • Meeting Facilitation
  • Strategic Planning
  • Presentations
  • Training


Governance requires broad vision and focus on the goals ahead.  Sometimes the path ahead is unclear and the environment is troublesome.  Our services help officials establish a strong decision-making environment.  Wise research increases transparency and understanding of current issues, and this leads to wise and informed decision-making.

“Imagine a meeting environment where diverse opinions are shared and respected.” 

~ Shari-Anne Doolaege, President, Sage Analytics Inc.

“Leaders need good INFORMATION and healthy INTERACTIONS in their governance/decision-making environment.” 

~ Shari-Anne Doolaege, President, Sage Analytics Inc.

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The SAGE Team

Shari-Anne Doolaege


Shari-Anne Doolaege, MPA, Q.Med, Q.Arb, CLGM is the founder and president of Sage Analytics Inc. She has worked with Alberta communities over the past 20 years as Chief Administrative Officer, Director of Finance, Development Officer, and consultant. She has a strong foundation in governance, policy and local service delivery. 

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Finance Associate

Judy Tran, B.Com, CPA, CMA has over 15 years of experience in both public and private sector corporate accounting.  She specializes in financial policy development, budgeting, and reporting.  Judy understands quality financial information is essential to optimal decision-making and fiscal planning.

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Randy Siemens has a very strong background in protective services and emergency management with 45 years of service in various provincial and municipal capacities.  Randy is the President of Randy Siemens Consulting and an Associate of Sage Analytics Inc. where he provides top-quality, candid advice as Emergency Management Lead.

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Ted Gillespie, P.Eng has had a successful 35-year career in municipal government including City Manager and City Engineering roles. This gives him tremendous perspective on operations, management and governance.  

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finance associate

Kanwal Lali, CPA, CMA, B.Sc has an extensive financial background and 35-year career in both public service and the private sector.  She recently retired from the City of Edmonton where she served as Director, Assessment and Property Taxation.  Kanwal has extensive volunteer and mentorship experience.  She is the President of Knowledge Management Strategies and an Associate of Sage Analytics Inc. 

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