Captain N. Hevenor

Officer Commanding HQ Squadron


Capt Nathan Hevenor enrolled in the Canadian Armed Forces in 2007 after graduating with a BA in Criminology from Carleton University.  Upon completion of his armoured training, he was posted to Lord Strathcona’s Horse (Royal Canadians) in 2008.

Capt Hevenor spend his first year as the Regimental Transportation Officer before assuming the position of First Troop Leader, A Squadron and deployed in that role to Afghanistan during the Summer of 2010 as part of the 1 Battalion, Royal Canadian Regiment Battle Group.  After returning late in 2010, he became Acting Battle Captain A Squadron.

In 2011, Capt Hevenor was posted to the Canadian Maneuver Training Centre in Wainwright Alberta where he was employed as the Observer, Controller, Trainer Armoured Team Leader. In 2014, he was posted to Edmonton where he completed a year-long French course.

In 2015, he was posted back to the Regiment where he filled the position of Battle Captain, B Squadron on the road to high readiness with the Lord Strathcona’s Horse (Royal Canadians) Battle Group.  Capt Hevenor then filled the role of Second-in-Command Headquarters Squadron prior to becoming Acting Officer Commanding Headquarters Squadron in November 2016.

In his spare time, Capt Hevenor enjoys being outdoors and keeping active.  He is happily married to his wife Alyson and has two awesome dogs Baily and Sherman.