CE Strategies Community Enhancement Specialists

CE Strategies
8a Cumberland St. N. Suite 203
Thunder Bay, ON P7A 4K9

Community Enhancement

CE Strategies specializes in community enhancement services for First Nations in Canada.

Using a community-based approach, we develop and implement plans and strategies tailored to northern communities, supporting economic growth and community well-being.
Our team consists of highly skilled and experienced project managers, planners, GIS specialists, and researchers. We work together to provide premium quality service and exceed expectations. Our goal is to ensure that our solutions are compatible with the needs and values of each community.
Jordan Shannon
Jordan Shannon
Managing Partner

Jordan is the founder of Northern GIS Inc., rebranded in 2014 as CE Strategies. He strives to exceed expectations in meeting the needs of clients by providing exceptional service tailored to each client. The knowledge and skills Jordan holds have been honed over 15 years of experience working with First Nations communities, conducting traditional knowledge interviews, managing projects, and engaging in economic development practice.

Brent Forsyth
Brent Forsyth
Senior Partner

Brent has working experience and has gained a wide array of skills from working with First Nations, government and private sectors. Brent is adept at working with clients to find unique solutions to address their obstacles and specializes in advanced GIS tasks, custom software development and database development/management.

Ashley Provenzano
Business Operations Manager

Ashley has a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology from Lakehead University. At CE Strategies, her role is to manage the business-client relationship to ensure that the needs of the clients are met by the technical staff. As well her extensive knowledge of business operations is critical to the success of CE Strategies. With over 7 years of team management experience, she is an invaluable team member at CE Strategies.


Liam Kent
GIS Technician

Liam has an Honours Bachelor of Science in Forestry, with a focus on Indigenous peoples. His research dealt with the importance of pathways between cultural features in Indigenous’ landscapes. He has developed and taught all levels of GIS Training Courses to First Nation Communities throughout Northwestern Ontario. Liam has the technical expertise to develop custom GIS solutions for our clients, as well as producing professional quality map products.


Callie Roelfsema
Financial Services

Callie is responsible for payroll and accounts receivable at CE Strategies. She has worked at CE Strategies since its inception 8 years ago as Northern GIS, and through the rebranding in 2014.

For over 8 years CE Strategies has had the privilege of working with many communities.
Use our MapAki client history map to see what types of projects we have worked on.


Hours Monday – Friday, 8am – 4:30pm EST

Address 8A Cumberland St. N. Suite 203, Thunder Bay, ON P7A 4K9

Phone 807.285.0530

Email info@cestrategies.ca