Zones and Districts and Authorities….oh my! To conclude the day, everyone will gather to go over the various financial tools available to local communities and developers in the pursuit of creating great places. Topics will Include Opportunity Zones, Enterprise Zones, URAs, DDAs, Creative Districts, and more!
Laura Lewis Marchino
Laura Lewis Marchino serves as the Executive Director of the Region 9 Economic Development District of Southwest Colorado. She has worked in economic and community development since 2000 and has a BA in Journalism and Mass Communications, Masters in Business Administration and is a Certified Economic Developer (CEcD). Laura serves ... Read More
Brandon Stam is currently the Director at the Downtown Grand Junction Partnership, which consists of the Downtown Development Authority, Business Improvement District and the newly formed Creative District. Previously he worked as an Economic Development Specialist for Pueblo County GIS/Economic Development. Prior to Pueblo County, he worked as a ... Read More
Troy has worked on over $1 billion in financings for a variety of borrowers including municipalities, counties, special districts, education, healthcare, as well as 501(c)(3) organizations. Troy assists his clients from the plan of finance to closing, structuring the most cost-effective and efficient transaction to meets his clients ... Read More
Chelsea Rosty grew up in Grand Junction, Colorado. She is a graduate of the University of Wyoming. While in Laramie, Chelsea competed on the UW Rodeo team and studied Marketing and Economics. She has 13 years’ experience in marketing and community development with an emphasis in community engagement and the ... Read More
After completing undergraduate and graduate studies in biology and environmental science at Arizona State University, Mr. Jamison began working in the Superfund Program at the Arizona Department of Environmental Quality in 1989. In 1993 he moved to Colorado and took a position with the Colorado Department of Public Health and ... Read More
Will is the Operations Manager for Downtown Colorado, Inc. He grew up outside of London, UK which is where he first discovered his interest in urban planning and design. Will has a BA in Urban Planning from Miami University (OH), and a M.U.R.P from the University of ... Read More