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    Erik MC PhotoSmallest Erik Collins is the Director of the Community & Economic Development Department for Montgomery  County, Ohio – the  state's  fourth largest county.Erik leads various functions for Montgomery County  including Building, Planning, and Community &  Economic  Development Divisions.
     Phone:  937-225-4351
     Email: collinse@mcohio.org

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    Gwen MC PhotoGwen MC PhotoGwen MC PhotoGwen Eberly is the Department’s Economic Development Manager, with extensive experience in economic development programs and regulations to administer and coordinate development incentive programs, county-wide and regional BusinessFirst! retention and expansion program, manage the site and building inventory for Montgomery County and supervise Economic Development and Planning staff.
    Phone: 937-496-6941
    Email: eberlyg@mcohio.org


    Matt Dunn is a Community and Economic Development Specialist – Matt administers the ED/GE program that awards economic development grants twice a year to businesses. Matt also coordinates the application process for Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) funding each spring. Additionally, Matt serves as the Executive Director of the Montgomery County Arts and Cultural District (MCACD) which awards funding to arts and cultural organizations/institutions.
    Phone: 937-224-3850
    Email: dunnm@mcohio.org  


    Pams Left sidePamela Fannin is a Community & Economic Development Specialist. Pamela coordinates and implements programs that support commercial, office and industrial development by connecting companies to the resources they need. In addition, she is actively engaged in the Dayton Region Israel Trade Alliance (DRITA) where she promotes business development activities between companies in the Dayton Region and Israel.
    Phone: 937-225-6140
    Email: fanninp@mcohio.org
    Mike Norton-Smith is a Community & Economic Development Specialist. Mike administers the BusinessFirst! retention and expansion program, including regional business walks and roundtable events. Mike also coordinates workforce development training initiatives around priority industries, including the logistics and material handling sector, and assists with the administration of the County’s Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) program.
    Phone: 937-224-3848
    Email: smithmn@mcohio.org 
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    Angela Swartz is Secretary to the Director and Planning Commission Secretary. Angela manages the director’s schedule, prepares for various meetings and is support for the Community and Economic Development staff. Angela is also Secretary to the Planning Commission where she coordinates with the Principal Planner on monthly agendas, prepares meeting packets, process applications from applicants, takes minutes of meetings and notifies applicants of the Planning Commission actions and recommendations.   
    Phone: 937-225-4351
    Email: swartza@mcohio.org