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Economic Development Partnership Board

  • Provides economic development policy guidance and makes recommendations to the City Council and Chamber of Commerce.
  • Staff Liaison: Caroline Booth, Director of Economic Development, (940) 349-7751, Caroline.Booth@cityofdenton.com

Chair Marty Rivers2
Vice-Chair John Baines8
Keely Briggs1
Bob Eames6
Steven Edgar3
Carine Feyten5
Jim Fykes3
Gerard Hudspeth1
Jill Jester2
Jimmy Mejia9
Carrell Ann Simmons7
Neal Smatresk4

Ex-Officio Members

Todd Hileman, City of Denton
Chuck Carpenter, Denton Chamber of Commerce
Jamie Wilson, Denton ISD

Members are appointed for 2-year terms / Advisory Board

Note:  Board includes the following members:
1 Two members of the Denton City Council (serving at time of appointment)
2 Two members of the Denton Chamber of Commerce (serving at time of appointment)
3 Two members associated with a top twenty City of Denton ad valorem or sales tax payer
4 President of UNT or a designated UNT faculty or staff member
5 President of TWU or a designated TWU facility or staff member
6 One member with knowledge/experience in general aviation-related matters & no financial interest in matters at the Airport
7 One member with specific knowledge skills and abilities to assist in all or any one of the functions & responsibilities of the EDP Board
8 One member nominated by the Denton Black Chamber of Commerce
9 One member nominated by the Hispanic Chamber of Commerce

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