Big Lake Economic Development Authority

The Big Lake Economic Development Authority (BLEDA) advises the Big Lake City Council on matters related to Economic Development within the city.

BLEDA meets at 6:00 p.m. on the second Monday of each month (unless rescheduled or otherwise notes as a special meeting) in the Big Lake City Hall Council Chambers, 160 Lake St N. The Authority is composed of seven members.

BLEDA MemberSeatTerm Expires
Alan HeidemannPresident12/31/2029
Ken GerouxVice President12/31/2028
Kathryn ParsonsCommissioner12/31/2024
Jim DickinsonCommissioner12/31/2026
Donna ClarkseanTreasurer12/31/2027
Paul KnierCouncil Liaison12/31/2024
Kim NodingCouncil Liaison12/31/2024
  • EDA Executive Director: Therese Haffner
  • Secretary: Corrie Scott
  • Assistant Treasurer: Deb Wegeleben

View the 2021-2023 BLEDA Strategic Plan.

Agendas & Minutes

Agendas are available prior to meetings. Minutes are available following approval.

View Most Recent Agendas and Minutes.

  1. Therese Haffner

    Therese Haffner

    Community Development Director

  2. Corrie Scott

    Recreation and Communication Coordinator

  3. Deb Wegeleben

    Finance Director