The staff at GEDC and its committee members are dedicated to helping you and your business find solutions in an effort to help companies meet their growth objectives.

Please contact Nancy, Nikki or Dawn should you have questions, or you need any assistance.

Nancy E. Norton, President & CEO

Nikki Wills, Business Director

Dawn Divis, Administrative Assistant

2018 Full Board Committee Members

John Adler*  Aflac, representing the Chamber of Commerce
Chris Balkema*
Grundy County Board
Chris Breyman* – Grundy Bank
Guy Christensen – Chamlin & Associates
Lance Copes* – GAVC
John Dollinger Busey Bank 
Tom Durkin 
 Village of Channahon
Pete Fleming* – Marquette Properties
Matt Fritz
– Village of Coal City
Mike Gerrish
– UBC Local 916
Jeff Hettrick* – ComEd
Ben Hutchinson
Terry Kernc* Village of Diamond
Dick Kopczick – City of Morris
John Lamb – Seneca Regional Port District
Kenny Lee
Minooka Community High School #111



Tawnya Mack – Mack & Associates
Brett Madison* 
Shawn McGlynn*
– LyondellBasell
Judy Mitchell – Joliet Junior College
Eric Rasmusson – Grundy County Board

Ken Sandeno – “D” Construction
Scott Seibert*
– Aux Sable Liquid Products
Scott Shannon – First Midwest Bank
Dave Silverman – Mahoney, Silverman & Cross
Mark Steadham
– Morris Hospital
Tavio Tammaru – Clarius Partners, LLC
Larry Tarman
Barry Thompson –  Village of Minooka
John Washko
– Exelon Nuclear – Dresden Station
Jason Wiesbrock* – Spaceco
Clark Wilson – Grainger

* Executive Committee Member