Board of Directors:
Tom Heenan - President (Webb LK/Jackson/Scott Rep)
Gordy Lewis - Vice President (Grantsburg IDC)
Scott Domagala - Secretary/Treasurer (Bremer Rep.)
Ed Peterson - County Rep.
Chanda Elliot - Danbury Area Rep.
Tammy Twedt-Close - Siren Rep.
Jamie Morales - Community Bank Rep.
Joan O' Fallon - Polk/Burnett Coop Rep.
John Richards - NWECO Rep.
Tim D'Jock - St. Croix Economic Development Corp.
Derek Zeiler - U.S. Bank Rep.
Vacant - Webster Rep.
Mike Kornmann - UW Extension and BCDA Advisor
Why Businesses Locate and Stay Here
Many businesses locate and stay in Burnett County for many reasons including:
- Abundance of natural resources
- Affordable housing
- Innovative industry
- Proximity to the Twin Cities
- Quality health care
- Supportive business environment
Our mission at the Burnett County Development Association is to promote economic opportunities for the residents, businesses, and communities of Burnett County. BCDA was incorporated in 1985 and has been involved in many aspects of economic development including:
- Business planning
- Infrastructure development
- Land use planning
- Workforce development