Board Appointments

Board Appointments

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Ottawa County Economic Development Corporation and Brownfield Redevelopment Authority

The Ottawa County Economic Development Corporation and Ottawa County Brownfield Redevelopment Authority are responsible for alleviating and preventing conditions of unemployment and to assist and retain local industries and commercial enterprises in Ottawa County. This board is authorized by state statute Act 338 and the Authority is authorized by state statute Act 381. It is comprised of 10 members that are appointed by the County Board of Commissioners. Members of this board serve 6-year terms, and meet bi-monthly, as needed at the Ottawa County Fillmore Street complex. If you are interested in learning more about the Ottawa County Brownfield Redevelopment Authority and the Ottawa County Economic Development Corporation, please contact Becky Huttenga at bhuttenga@miottawa.org, or 616-738-4893.

Members

John Gibbs, County Administrator (A)
Roger Belknap, County Commissioner (BC)
Cheryl Clark, County Treasurer (EO)
Rebecca K Hopp, Director (BC) - 12/31/2026
Kirk Perschbacher, Director (BC) - 12/31/2025
James J Bleicher, Director (BC) - 12/31/2025
Garry S Post, Director (BC) - 12/31/2027
Josh M Brugger, Director (BC) - 12/31/2025
Kenneth Allen Brune, Director (BC) - 12/31/2028
Paul Sachs, Planning & Performance Improve Director (A)
Justin Roebuck, Recording Secretary (Non-Voting)

For additional information about the Ottawa County Economic Development Corporation and Brownfield Redevelopment Authority, please contact Paul Sachs.