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Economic Development Committee

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  • Council Chambers at City Hall - 625 Swift Blvd., Richland, WA 99352
  • Fourth Monday of each Month - 4:00 pm

Agendas & Minutes

Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are also available following approval.  


Term Expiration Date

Marc Newman, Retail and Hospitality

September 30, 2022

Deidre Holmberg, Manufacturing and Industry

September 30, 2020

Joey Chacon, Member at Large

September 30, 2021

Megan Hughes, Member at Large

September 30, 2021

Bradley Bricker, Chair and Member at Large

September 30, 2022

Daniel Kenney, Vice Chair and Professional Services

September 30, 2020

Nate Higgins, Member at Large

September 30, 2020
Douglas Sako, Tourism  September 30, 2020


The Economic Development Committee performs the following functions:

  • Formulates economic goals, strategies and policies for the city in a structured framework providing both time and measurement criteria
  • Assess existing economic development policies for the purpose of recommending such modifications, as may be appropriate, to assure achievement of economic goals approved by City Council


Kerwin Jensen, Development Services Director and Staff Liaison
Terry Christensen, Council Liaison