Planning & Performance Improvement

Responsible for improving organizational performance and maximizing the use of financial resources, increasing economic development, and protecting and improving the quality of life in Ottawa County


Paul Sachs

Pam VandenHeuvel
Senior Secretary

Shannon Virtue
Assistant Director

Stephen Graeser
Research and Data Analyst

Danielle Stack
Land Use Planning Specialist

Becky Huttenga
Economic Development Coordinator

Stephanie Oesch
Records Processing Clerk I

Linda Falstad
Purchase of Development Rights Specialist

Matt Chappuies
Land Use Planning Specialist

Doug Huesdash
Senior Business Development Manager


  • Paul Sachs, Director
  • 12220 Fillmore St
    Room 260
    West Olive, MI 49460
  • Phone: (616) 738-4852
    FAX: (616) 738-4625
  • Monday - Friday:
    8:00am - 5:00pm