Trevor Giertuga, Councillor at Large, is a life-long resident of Thunder Bay and third generation resident of the McIntyre Ward. He is married to Chelsea and has a daughter Madison. His son Travis passed away tragically in 2022, his family will forever grieve their loss. He is currently employed at the Thunder Bay Correctional Centre, as the Deputy Superintendent of Programs, and has previously owned a small business in the McIntyre Ward. This is Councillor Giertuga's sixth consecutive term on City Council, having first been elected in 2000.

Councillor Giertuga firmly believes in being accessible and accountable to his constituents, and he accomplishes this through constituent site visits, by promptly returning calls, by following through with issues raised, and by making wise thoughtful decisions on behalf of the taxpayers of Thunder Bay. He encourages citizens to contact him regarding any concerns they may have on all city matters. Councillor Giertuga has a deep love for Thunder Bay and is committed to making our city a more vibrant, inviting, inclusive and safe one. He continually fights to strike an appropriate balance between keeping taxes low and maintaining the level of city services constituents rightfully expect.

Current Boards & Committees (Council 2018-2022)

  • Lakehead Region Conservation Authority
  • Sister Cities
  • Thunder Bay Community Auditorium

Past Boards & Committees: 

  • Appeals Committee, Community, Youth & Cultural Funding Program
  • Thunder Bay Community Auditorium
  • Chair for Committee of the Whole Planning Session
  • Chair for In-Camera Committee of the Whole meetings
  • Canadian Lakehead Exhibition
  • Thunder Bay Hydro Corporation Board
  • Thunder Bay Parking Authority
  • Chair for Committee of the Whole, Administrative Services Session
  • Thunder Bay District Health Unit
  • Thunder Bay District Health Council
  • Thunder Bay Crime Prevention Council
  • Victoria Ave BIA
  • Victoriaville Board of Management  
  • Intergovernmental Committee
  • Sister Cities Committee


Chair, Operations Session: Councillor Trevor Giertuga



Trevor Giertuga


Cell: (807) 628-4790

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