Economic Development Advisory Board

The 15-member board advises the City Council in essential policies, rules, regulations and other matters relating to the economic development program of the City of Chandler. The Economic Development Advisory Board provides broad policy recommendations. Any inquiry regarding pending or proposed development agreements shall be referred to the Economic Development Director.

The meeting schedule is variable.

Call 480-782-3030 for information.

Meeting Minutes

These minutes are fully searchable within each year by using the “Find” feature. For prior years meetings not listed please contact the Clerk’s Office at 480-782-2181.


The Economic Development Advisory Board consists of fifteen (15) regular members with a term of three (3) years. Regular members must be citizens of the City of Chandler or business persons with operations in Chandler. The regular membership of the Board shall include one (1) representative from each of the following categories: major utilities, banking or financial services, real estate, large business, small business, higher education, a school district, Chandler Chamber of Commerce; three(3) representatives from at-large business. The Board shall also include the Chandler City Manager and the President of the Chandler Chamber of Commerce as ex-officio (non-voting) members.

The term of each member shall be for three (3) years, and each member shall serve until his/her successor is appointed and qualified. Any vacancy in office during the term shall be filled by the Mayor with approval of the Council for the unexpired term.

Members (15) Term Expires
Chase Farnsworth 05-01-2023
Ryan Nouis 05-01-2023
Larissa Spraker 05-01-2023
Nick Woodruff 05-01-2024
Mike Spangenberg 05-01-2024
Brent Menzel 05-01-2024
Julie Trujillo 05-01-2024
Jacob Knudsen 05-01-2025
Daniel Serrano 05-01-2025
Aric Bopp 05-01-2025
Kari Zurn 05-01-2024
Karla Moran 05-01-2025
Ryan Smith 05-01-2023
Jonvieve Bryant 05-01-2023
Cecilia Ashe 05-01-2024
Staff Liaison
Micah Miranda, Economic Development Director


Established 05-27-2004; Ordinance No. 3565 , Ordinance No. 3627 and Ordinance No. 3669

Online Application To Serve on Boards and Commission

If you have any questions, call the City Clerk's Office at 480-782-2181.