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About this commission

Resolution 7156 provides for the Economic Development Advisory Commission. Professional experience and demonstrated expertise in key elements of finance/banking, land development, manufacturing, general business, and higher education. Councilors may appoint from any ward. Members must have principal place of business or residence within the jurisdictional limits of Albany.

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Sophie Adams
Economic Development Manager
541-917-7654
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Members

NameAppointedByExpiresFull Term*
Chris Hanson  
land development
3/8/2023Council12/31/2024
Tim Weber  
manufacturing
3/8/2023Council12/31/2024
Lisa Avery  
higher education
3/8/2023Council12/31/2025 1st
Brent Stutzman  
general business
3/8/2023Council12/31/2026 1st
Sherrie Payne  
finance and banking
3/8/2023Council12/31/2026 1st

C = Chair; VC = Vice Chair

Membership information

Founding document(s): Res 7156

Number of members: 5

Term of office: 3 years.
*(Appointments within six months of position start date are considered full term.)

Membership requirements: Commission members will represent each of the following categories: finance/banking, land development, manufacturing, general business, and higher education. Members may come from any of the City's wards.

Members must have their principal place of business or residence within the jurisdictional limits of Albany.

Members are ratified by the City Council from a list of candidates recommended by the City Manager out of a pool of candidates developed through recruitments by the City's Economic Development Team and recommendations from the City Council.

Meeting materials

 
DateAgendaMinutes*Audio/Video
June 6, 2024
(Meeting canceled)
n/an/a 
*Minutes are posted when they are approved by the body at a subsequent meeting.

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