Stacie Schmidt is the Executive Director of Ellsworth County Economic Development.
Stacie has a love for living rural, and a passion for promoting community and leadership development. Stacie has a background in hospitality, and has found her footing as the ECED director in access to capital, grant writing, networking, marketing, and matching people with opportunity. Stacie is a single mom of two, Britain, 17, and Brooklyn, 11, and loves supporting them in their extracurricular activities.
Justin Lindsley, President
Jon Halbgewachs, Vice-President
Curt Glaser, Treasurer
Debbie Kootz, Secretary
Peter Solie, Member Representing Lorraine
Sarah Freeman, Member Representing Kanopolis
Aubrey Ptacek, Member Representing Wilson
Charles Lewing, Member Representing Holyrood
VACANT SEAT, Member Representing Com. Bender
Jessica Homolka, Member Representing Com. Rolfs
Craig Freeman, Member Representing Com. Dlabal
Chase Bourbon, Student Honorary Board Member
Hannah Andringa, Student Honorary Board Member
Our 2022 Meetings
Wednesday, January 26 7pm
Wednesday, February 23 5:30pm ANNUAL MEETING
Wednesday, March 23 7pm
Wednesday, April 27 7pm VIEW AGENDA
Wednesday, May 25 7pm
No June meeting
Wednesday, July 27 7pm
Wednesday, August 24 7pm
Wednesday, September 28 7pm
Wednesday, October 26 7pm
Wednesday, December 7 7pm
In a motion made at the March 2022 Board of Directors meeting, all agendas for the upcoming meeting will be posted here no later than 48 hours in advance of the meeting. All minutes and financials shall be posted following approval of said documents.
Additional information discussed at board meetings including the Executive Director report and dashboards shall be provided upon written request in compliance with the Kansas Open Records Act. Please send any requests to firstname.lastname@example.org.