• Improve the dialog between business, industry, education, government and community organizations to increase awareness and better coordinate economic stimulation.
  • Stimulate retention and growth of existing businesses
  • Stimulate expansion of housing (single family thru multifamily).
  • Stimulate technical education to meet trade employment requirements.
  • Encourage occupancy, rebuilding and repurposing of vacated properties.
  • Recognize and enhance the existing attributes of the area and strive to improve.

Board Of Directors

  • Russ Kassin, Chair – First National Bank and Trust
  • Tony Edlebeck, Vice Chair – City of Kingsford
  • Lee Lofstrom, Secretary/Treasurer – Industrial Development Corporation
  • Steve Verrette – Champion, Inc.
  • Luke Carey- Carey Contracting
  • Brad Lebouef – Systems Control, Inc.
  • Steve Feira – M.J. Electric, Inc.
  • Jon Coyne – BOSS Snowplow, a division of the Toro Company
  • Alex Lindeman – CCI Systems, Inc.
  • Joe Stevens – Dickinson County Commissioners
  • Rich Mortl
  • Linda Plumley – Leeds Real Estate
  • Gina Wollner – Bay College West
  • Craig Allen – Breitung Township Schools
  • Benjamin Wood – Range Bank
  • Shana Thompson- Hegy – Danielson Insurance Agency
  • Amy Clickner – Lake Superior Community Partnership
  • Dale Cook – First National Bank and Trust
  • Chuck Nelson – Dickinson County Healthcare System
  • Jim Rice – Oscar G. Johnson VA Medical Center

Contact us

Lois Ellis, CEcD, EDFP

Director of Economic Development

Email Lois
1114 Carpenter Avenue
P.O. Box 594
Iron Mountain, MI 49801