Leadership & Staff

Teamwork at its Best

We are here for one main purpose – to help businesses thrive and grow in the City of Cleveland. Our staff and our partners are dedicated to providing the resources and assistance you need to start, expand and relocate your business.

Staff Members
Leadership
Tessa Jackson
Director of Economic Development
(216) 664-2832
Anthony Thornton
Assistant Director
216.664.2204
Robin Brown
Manager of Economic Development and Technology
216.664.3612
Dan Rehor
Fiscal Manager
216.664.3610
Kevin Schmotzer
Executive, Small Business Development & LGBTQ Appointed Liaison
216.664.3720
Business Development
Conrad R. Metz
Portfolio Manager
(216) 664-3010
Isabela A. Espinal
Female and Minority Business Specialist
(216) 664-4274
Stephanie Phillibert
Development Specialist
216.664.3627
Administrative Services
Fiscal
Gregory Perryman
Assistant Controller
216.664.3672