Economic Development Advisory Board
The Economic Development Advisory Board meets on the second and fourth Thursday at 8:00 a.m.
The Advisory Board will meet next on Thursday, July 9.
July 9 remote meeting participation information:
Dial-in: (253) 215-8782
Meeting ID: 829 1173 8125
Check back weekly for instructions for public participation in the meeting.
The following are the current Advisory Board Members:
|Board Members||Term Expires|
|Mike Buse - Genesis Refrigeration & HVAC||December 2020|
|Liz Nugent - Sky Valley Business Solutions||December 2020|
|Allan Dye - Port Gardner Supply||December 2021|
|Bridgette Tuttle - Burnt Barrel Whiskey Bar/Monroe Pizza & Pints||December 2021|
|Sally King - Harmsen & Associates||December 2022|
|Katy Woods - Coastal Community Bank||December 2022|
Provide a forum for the coordination of information among entities identified as having economic development roles; recommending priorities and establishing a means to monitor progress on goals; and providing such other advice and guidance with furthering Monroe’s economic development strategy. Established through City of Monroe Resolution No. 019/2018.
The Economic Development Advisory Board (EDAB) will consist of seven members. Board membership will strive to include a balance of business type, location, and size. Terms will not exceed four years.
Qualifications. Appointed members will be residents of the City or business persons managing operations and/or property in Monroe. Experience and/or expertise in one or more of the following areas is preferred:
- General retail
- Light industry / Manufacturing
- Medical/Professional services
- Commercial leasing
Location. The appointed members of the board may represent North Kelsey, Industrial/Commercial zones, Downtown, and US 2 corridor.
Size. Ideally board members will include both large and small businesses with representatives from local, regional, and national companies.
Ex Officio Members. The board may also include representatives from the Monroe Chamber, Downtown Monroe Association, Monroe School District, Everett Community College, Hospital District and not-for-profit partners as ex-officio (non-voting) members.
Have a question for the Board? Email them at firstname.lastname@example.org.