Leah DettmersLeah Dettmers, the former Madison County Sustainability Coordinator, has been promoted to the job of Economic Development Specialist in Madison County.  She will be responsible for the identification, administration and coordination of economic development programs in Madison County. 

She will report to Madison County Community Development administrator Frank Miles, who tells The Big Z Dettmers has more than a decade of experience working with industry, government and nonprofits.

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During her tenure as Madison County Sustainability Coordinator, Dettmers developed and implemented the county’s sustainability program, which annually generates in excess of $3.5 million.  The county utilizes those funds to issue sustainability grants to local governments and parks for infrastructure improvements and energy efficiency programs.


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