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.
2017 Executive Committee Members:
Greg Musil, Douthit Frets Rouse Gentile & Rhodes – Chair
Bobby Olm-Shipman, Saint Luke's South Hospital - Vice Chair
Marshaun Butler, Children’s Mercy Hospital Kansas – Past Chair
Brett Bogan, Lathrop & Gage LLP – Chamber Board Representative
Carl Gerlach, Mayor of Overland Park
John Thompson, Overland Park City Council President
Rick Collins, Past Overland Park City Council President
Terry Goodman, FAED Chair
Bill Ebel, Overland Park City Manager – Ex-Officio
Tracey Osborne, President of Overland Park Chamber of Commerce – Ex-Officio
To contact members of our Economic Development team, click here.
Economic Development Council 2016 Annual Report
The 2016 Annual Report details some of the major developments and achievements that have helped Overland Park remain an exceptional place to live and do business.