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The Charge of the Education Committee is as follows:

  • Oversee the educational needs identified by all committees, prioritize and implement in accordance with the vision/mission/strategic plan.
  • Hold spring and fall membership meetings/educational events with sessions that help the diverse membership base do their jobs more efficiently and effectively.

Committee Chair:

  • Kimberly Marrone, Economic Development and Communications Manager, City of Oak Park

Committee Members:

  • Charles Boulard, Community Development Director, City of Novi
  • Morgan Carroll, Director of Business Development, Muskegon Lakeshore Chamber of Commerce
  • Jessica DeBone, National Manager, Brownfield and Economic Incentives, PM Environmental, Inc.
  • Karl Dehn, EDFP, Senior Strategic Advisor, Michigan Economic Development Corporation
  • Sarah Dvoracek, City Manager, City of Evart
  • Tom Fehrenbach, Director of Planning, Building, and Development, City of East Lansing
  • Jill Ferrari, Managing Partner, Renovare Development
  • Marcia Gebarowski, EDFP, Director, Business Development, Livingston County, Ann Arbor SPARK
  • Jennifer Heinzman, Executive Director/President, Barry County Chamber of Commerce and Economic Development Alliance
  • Cathy Knapp, CEcD, Partner, Southwest Michigan First
  • David Robinson, Principal, Montrose Group, LLC
  • Don Schurr
  • John Wolf-Meyer, EDFP, Business Development Manager, Oakland County Economic Development

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