Collective Impact

Community Working Groups Seated

By June 1, 2019 August 20th, 2019 No Comments

Longmont Economic Development Partnership is excited to announce that our community working groups have been seated. After a community-wide call for applications, we have seated our four primary working groups to begin our collective impact initiative. These four working groups – Talent, Place, Industry, and Connectivity – will be designing and implementing concrete action plans to achieve the priorities outlined in the strategic plan.

Here is the list of working group members as of June 1, 2019.

Talent

  • Jessica Erickson, President / CEO Longmont EDP
  • Morgan Smith, Director of Strategy & Collaboration, Longmont EDP
  • Corine Waldau, Workforce Development Director, Boulder Chamber
  • KaDee Holt, Sr. Director, Marketing & Innovations, IntelliSource
  • Hal Bagley, Principal, Elevate2Lead
  • Seth Miller, President, Heron Scientific, Inc
  • Kim Calomino, Director, Local Government and Community Relations, University of Colorado Boulder
  • Frances Draper, Vice Chancellor for Strategic Relations and Communications, University of Colorado Boulder
  • Johan Backman, VP Region North America, Data Ductus
  • Brad Revare, Director of Business Partnerships, CareerWise Colorado
  • Erin Jones, Executive Director, Workforce Boulder County
  • Lynn Vosler, Director of Workforce Development, FRCC
  • Elena Sandoval-Lucero, VP Boulder County Campus, FRCC
  • Patty Quinones, Asst. Superintendent of Innovation, SVVSD
  • Matthew Wiggins, Director, Community and Business Development, SVVSD
  • Tim Waters, Councilmember, Longmont City Council

Place

  • Jessica Erickson, President / CEO, Longmont EDP
  • Morgan Smith, Director of Strategy & Collaboration, Longmont EDP
  • Melanie Bimson, Sales, Land Title Guarantee
  • Kathy Fedler, Housing & Community Investment Manager, City of Longmont
  • Tamara Byrd, Branch President, Bank of Colorado
  • Zachary Swank, Business Sustainability Coordinator, Boulder County PACE
  • Berenice Garcia-Tellez, Economic Sustainability Coordinator, City of Longmont
  • Erin Fosdick, Principal Planner, City of Longmont
  • Tony Chacon, Redevelopment Manager, City of Longmont
  • Nancy Rezac, Executive Director, Visit Longmont
  • Wednell Pickett, Board Chair, LHDC
  • Kimberlee McKee, Executive Director, LDDA
  • Jillian Baldwin, Executive Director, Longmont Housing Authority
  • Polly Christensen, President Pro Tempore & Councilmember, Longmont City Council
  • Marcia Martin, Councilmember, Longmont City Council
  • Beryl Durazo, Executive Director, Firehouse Art Center
  • Joe Long, President, Reciproca, Inc.

Industry

  • Jessica Erickson, President / CEO, Longmont EDP
  • Morgan Smith, Director of Strategy & Collaboration, Longmont EDP
  • Suzi Bahnsen, Assistant Director, Boulder SBDC
  • Joni Marsh, Planning & Development Services Director, City of Longmont
  • Whitedove Gannon, President, Startup Longmont
  • Ron Thomas, Executive Director, TinkerMill
  • Kimberlee McKee, Executive Director, Longmont Downtown Development Authority
  • Bonnie Finley, Councilmember, Longmont City Council
  • Seth Miller, President, Heron Scientific, Inc.
  • Tamara Byrd, Branch President, Bank of Colorado
  • Heidi Hostetter, Board Chair, NoCo Manufacturing Partnership
  • Janine Ledingham, Regional Director for Northern Colorado, Manufacturer’s Edge
  • Johan Backman, VP Region North America, Data Ductus
  • Marcia Martin, Councilmember, Longmont City Council
  • Dan Powers, Executive Director, CO-LABS
  • Harris Rollinger, Executive Director for Colorado, Entrepreneurship for All

Connectivity

  • Jessica Erickson, President / CEO, Longmont EDP
  • Morgan Smith, Director of Strategy & Collaboration, Longmont EDP
  • Scott Cook, CEO, Longmont Area Chamber of Commerce
  • Joan Peck, Councilmember, Longmont City Council
  • Ben Ortiz, Transportation Planner, City of Longmont
  • Andrea Meneghel, Director of Public Affairs, Boulder Chamber
  • Phil Greenwald, Transportation Planning Manager, City of Longmont
  • Erin Fosdick, Principal Planner, City of Longmont
  • Shawn Lewis, Assistant City Manager, City of Longmont
  • Audrey DeBarros, Executive Director, Commuting Solutions