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 HeidemannPresident12/31/2023
Ken GerouxVice President12/31/2028
Cindy LemmCommissioner12/31/2024
Jim DickinsonCommissioner12/31/2026
Donna ClarkseanTreasurer12/31/2027
Paul KnierCouncil Liaison12/31/2023
Kim NodingCouncil Liaison12/31/2023
  • 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
    Phone: 763-463-9638

  2. Corrie Scott

    Recreation and Communication Coordinator
    Phone: 763-463-9320

  3. Deb Wegeleben

    Finance Director
    Phone: 763-251-2974