Economic Development Commission

Main Duties

  • Advise the City Council and Economic Development Authority on economic development, redevelopment, and related community development issues.
  • Evaluate specific development and redevelopment proposals and advise City Council and staff.
  • Facilitate positive interaction with the business community.


  • Fourth Wednesday of February, April, June, August, October and December
  • 7:30 am
  • City Hall
    1245 W. Highway 96
    Arden Hills, MN 55112

Agendas & Minutes

Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are available following approval.
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The Economic Development Commission consists of nine volunteers and one youth volunteer who are appointed by the City Council. The Commissioners may be residents or non-resident business representatives, however at least four of the Commissioners must be Arden Hills residents. Terms expire December 31 of year indicated, unless otherwise noted. The Arden Hills Economic Development Commission currently includes the following members:

Contact Us

  1. Jessica Jagoe

    Community Development Director

    Email Jessica Jagoe

    Elena Fransen

    Senior Planner
    Email Elena Fransen

  • Rob Williams
    Term expires 2025
  • Ted Brausen
    Term expires 2025
  • Jud Murchie
    Term expires 2025
  • Julie Gronquist
    Term expires 2024
  • Frank Cupery, Chair
    Term expires 2025
  • Robert Bonine
    Term expires 2026 
  • Sreya Subramanian
    Term expires 2024 
  • Katherine Schneider, Youth Commissioner
    Term expires 8/31/2024
  • Vacant

Interested residents and business representatives are encouraged to apply for vacant seats on the EDC.


  • Emily Rousseau (Council Liaison)
  • Elena Fransen (Staff Liaison)