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Montcalm Economic Alliance Board of Directors

Rob Spohr - President
Vice President of Student and Academic Affairs, Montcalm Community College

Bob Clingenpeel - Vice President
County Administrator, Montcalm County

Dave Seppala - Secretary
President, Isabella Bank - Greenville Division

Tom Rowland - Treasurer
1st Vice President - Business Process Manager, Chemical Bank

George Bosanic - At-Large
City Manager, Greenville, MI

James Lower - At Large
State Representative, District 70

Bruce Noll - At Large
Chairman, Montcalm Conservation District

Therese Thill
Vice President of Business Development, The Right Place

Montcalm Economic Alliance Results

In January 2015, the Montcalm Economic Alliance reenergized its organization, and partnered with The Right Place, West Michigan’s leading economic development organization, to provide economic development services for Montcalm County. This new partnership greatly enhances the Alliance’s capabilities, bringing new support and services to Montcalm companies. Our county is now a regional player in West Michigan, with access to a wide variety of economic support. See the full results at this link

Montcalm Economic Alliance ROI

​July 2014 - June 2017 Economic Development Success

Initiative Total
Training dollars secured in Montcalm $342,064
Community Development Block Grant Funding $415,000
Additional Payroll Per Year for Jobs created $16,758,552
Jobs Created 420
Jobs Retained (Employer at risk of leaving) 63
Payroll RETAINED for Jobs retained $3,300,096
Additional TOTAL Taxes per year $182,181