Director of Community & Economic Development
Erik leads the day-to-day functions of Building Regulations, Planning, Community Development, and Economic Development, and is actively involved in business attraction and retention, as well as the County's incentive programs.
Executive Assistant to the Director and Planning Commission Secretary
Laura Franklin is Executive Assistant to the Director and Planning Commission Secretary. Laura manages the director’s schedule, maintains budget documents, writes budget justifications, and supports the Community and Economic Development department. Laura is also Secretary to the Planning Commission where she coordinates with the Principa...
Economic Development and Planning Manager
Committed to matching businesses with the resources they need to be successful, Gwen’s extensive knowledge of regional assets and programs provides a strong base for her management of the regional BusinessFirst! retention and expansion program. Her staff actively works with local jurisdictions to retain local businesse...