Economic Development Corporation

The East Lansing Economic Development Corporation was established to alleviate and prevent conditions of unemployment; assist and retain local industrial and commercial enterprises; strengthen and revitalize the economy of East Lansing; and provide the means and methods for industrial and commercial enterprises in locating, purchasing, constructing, reconstructing, modernizing, improving, maintaining, repairing, furnishing, equipping, and expanding in East Lansing.


  • Meetings are held as needed

Agendas & Minutes

Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are available following approval. 
View Agendas & Minutes | View Agendas & Minutes Archives 


  • Summer Minnick, President
    Term expires: June 30, 2023
  • Alan Conceicao, Vice President
    Term expires: June 30, 2023
  • Jeffrey J. Smith, Secretary/Treasurer
    Term expires: June 30, 2024
  • Jim Croom
    Term expires: June 30, 2023
  • Jeff Powers
    Term expires: June 30, 2023
  • Peter Dewan
    Term expires: June 30, 2027
  • Robert Belleman, City Manager
    Term expires: June 30, 2026
  • Planning, Building & Development Director
    Term expires: June 30, 2022

City Staff

Apply for a Vacancy

Submit a 
Board / Commission Application to apply for an appointment to the Economic Development Corporation.