Elmhurst Economic Development Commission

Overview

  • 15 appointed members
  • Council approval needed
  • D.P.Z. Member - ex officio
  • City Manager or his designee - ex officio

Meetings

Monthly on the fourth Friday of the month (unless otherwise noted) at 7:30 am., City Hall, Conference Room # 2. Due to COVID19 the EDC may meet at Community Bank of Elmhurst (330 W. Butterfield Rd), in the Second Floor Community Room for meetings in 2022 where more space is available. Please confirm location on posted agendas.

January 27, 2023
July 28, 2023
February 24, 2023
August 25, 2023
March 24, 2023
September 22, 2023
April 28, 2023
October 27, 2023
May 19, 2023 - 3rd Friday
November 17, 2023 - 3rd Friday
June 23, 2023 
December 15, 2023 - 3rd Friday


Purpose

MCO 4.04

The Commission shall have the following powers and duties:

  • To establish, maintain and promote communication among the City, other government agencies, businesses, business, trade and industry organizations and other local organizations and institutions, for the purpose of maintaining and improving the economic health of the City
  • To recommend to the City Council those actions and programs that will serve to carry out the purpose of the Commission
  • To submit to the City Council, on or before January 15 of each year, a report on the economic state of the City
  • To elect from its members a Chairman and Vice Chairman
  • To perform such other duties as the City Council may direct

Members

Name
Term Expires
  Email
 Adam Hodge4-30-2023Email
Richard W. Reichert, Vice Chair
4-30-2023
Email
Nilesh Reshamwala4-30-2023Email
Brian Stolper
4-30-2023Email
Melissa Villanueva
4-30-2023
Email
Nina Coppola
4-30-2024
Email
Frances Decker
4-30-2024
Email
Chris LaBounty
4-30-2024
Email
David Pinkerton
4-30-2024
Email
Mark Soehn
4-30-2024
Email
John Czyzycki
4-30-2025
Email
Alison Dondlinger4-30-2025Email
Conor Gee4-30-2025Email
Jake Meding4-30-2025Email
William R. Shanklin, Chair
4-30-2025
Email
Mike Koppex officioEmail
Mark Mullinerex officioEmail
Thomas ParavolaCity CentreEmail
 John Quigley
Chamber of Commerce & Industry


Agendas and Minutes

 
Economic Development agendas and minutes will now be on Board Docs effective for meetings starting in April 2020.  Please click the link below to view meeting materials.
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Agendas Prior to April 2020


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Minutes Prior to April 2020

 
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EDC Subcommittees 2022

All meetings held at City Hall in Conference Room #4 unless otherwise noted on agenda. Agendas are available prior to meetings. Minutes are available following approval. As of August 2020 Subcommittee Agendas & Minutes can be found on BoardDocs.

Business Outreach: 

Adam Hodge

Alison Dondlinger

Jake Meding

Mark Soehn

Future Dates TBD on Thursdays in February, May, July, and November 2022

Agendas & Minutes are available on BoardDocs.

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Citywide Development: 

Nilesh Reshamwala

Chris LaBounty

Melissa Villanueva

Richard Reichert

January 24, 2022 - 5:00pm

Future Meeting Dates TBD

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Business Parks: 

Bill Shanklin

Nina Coppola

David Pinkerton

Brian Stopler

Future Meetings TBD

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Education:

Frances Decker

John Czyzycki

Conor Gee

Future Meeting Dates TBD

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