BVC 2017, photography by Marisa Chappell Photography
The Bend Economic Development Advisory Board brings a business community perspective to Bend City Hall.
The Bend Economic Development Advisory Board (BEDAB) is a City Council chartered board tasked with providing input and policy advice to Council and staff on issues relating to business development and economic growth.
The 14-member board consists of nine representatives from Bend’s major industries, each serving staggered three-year terms, and four staff members from City economic development partners.
- Keith Dodge, Chair (Keith Dodge CPA)
- Travis Davis, Vice-Chair (PayneWest Insurance)
- Lisa Goodman, Vice-Chair (St. Charles Health System)
- Stephanie Senner (Suterra)
- Wendy McGrane (US Bank)
- Brecht Palombo (Distressed Pro)
- Jamie Klopp (Epic Aircraft)
- Kevin Cole (Mid-Oregon Credit Union)
- Brenda Speirs (Buzztag)
- Karen Koppel-Alternate (NAI Cascade)
- Kevney Dugan (Visit Bend)
- Roger Lee (EDCO)
- Ken Betschart (Small Business Development)
- Jim Sansburn (Bend Chamber of Commerce)
- Heather Ficht (EC Works)
MEETING SCHEDULE AND MATERIALS
Next Meeting: Monday, July 6th at 12:00 pm.
This meeting will be held via WebEx. Meeting start time is 12:00 pm; however, please join no later than 11:45 am so that any technical issues can be resolved before the meeting begins.
Public comments for this meeting will be via email only. Please send any comments to firstname.lastname@example.org prior to 10:00 am on Monday, July 6th . Comments will be shared with committee members.
To join via Computer (WebEx), click the following link:
Meeting password if prompted: BEDABJuly20
Some users have had more success using Chrome web browser than Internet Explorer.
Try this link now to test your system: https://help.webex.com/en-us/nti2f6w/Webex-Meetings-Join-a-Test-Meeting
Some have experienced 10 -15 minutes delays when first starting the link to get all applications (sound/video/chat) running.
Or you may call into the meeting and enter the access code:
United States Toll Free: 1-855-282-6330
United States Toll: 1-415-655-0002
Access code: 146 145 2663 ##
If you have technical difficulties connecting to the meeting, call 541-410-9341.
The BEDAB meets on the first Monday of each month at noon in Council Chambers at Bend City Hall. Stay in the loop on BEDAB related public meetings via the City’s monthly calendar, located here.
You can access previous BEDAB meeting agendas and minutes here.