Industrial & Economic Development Committee


  • 7 a.m.
  • 1st Tuesday of every month
  • Monticello Community Center
    505 Walnut Street
    Monticello, MN 55362

Please note, the meeting may be held remotely due to the pandemic. Please check the agenda cover page for more information on the meeting format and how to participate. For questions, please email Community Development.

Agendas & Minutes

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

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  • Sarah Kortmansky, Chair
  • Luke Dahlheimer, Vice Chair 
  • Liz Calpas, Chamber of Commerce Representative
  • Wayne Elam
  • Tracy Hinz, City Council Liaison 
  • Liz Kokesh
  • Jarred Merchant
  • Eric Olson
  • Joni Pawelk
  • Cory Ritter
  • Randy Skarphol
  • Rob Stark
  • Kevin Steffensmeier
  • Andrew Tapper
  • Tony Velishek
  • Darek Vetsch


  • Marcy Anderson, Monticello Chamber of Commerce and Industry
  • Jolene Foss, Wright County Economic Development Partnership
  • Dave Tombers, Xcel Energy
  • Tim Zipoy, Central MN Jobs and Training Services


The Industrial and Economic Development Committee (IEDC) is a volunteer organization appointed by the Monticello City Council.


The Monticello IEDC will advocate for industrial and economic growth within the city of Monticello by promoting awareness and communication efforts on behalf of the business community.

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We welcome volunteers interested in serving on City boards and commissions! Opportunities are posted throughout the year on our employment and volunteer page.