About the EDC
The mission of the Overland Park Chamber Economic Development Council is to facilitate business recruitment, identify growth opportunities for existing businesses, help accomplish economic development initiatives for the city, and monitor economic trends and conditions.
The Overland Park Chamber Economic Development Council (EDC) was established in 1989 to attract new businesses as well as expand and retain existing businesses in Overland Park. The council is an investment partnership with the City of Overland Park, the Overland Park Chamber of Commerce and private business investors.
For information about becoming a Chamber EDC Investor, click here.
2019 Executive Committee Members:
Brett Bogan, Spencer Fane - Chair
Carl Gerlach, Mayor of Overland Park
Roger Summers, Fogel-Anderson Construction - Vice Chair 1
Matt Masilionis, Rees Masilionis Turley Architecture - Vice Chair 2
Bobby Olm-Shipman, Saint Luke's South Hospital - Chamber Chair Elect
Terry Happer Scheier, Overland Park City Council President
Jim Kite, Overland Park City Council member
David White, FAED Chair, Overland Park City Council member
Bill Ebel, Overland Park City Manager – Ex-Officio
Tracey Osborne Oltjen, President of Overland Park Chamber of Commerce – Ex-Officio
To contact members of our Economic Development team, click here.
Economic Development Council 2018 Annual Report
The 2018 Annual Report details some of the major developments and achievements that have helped Overland Park remain an exceptional place to live and do business.