Brian is the Executive Director of Grimes Chamber & Economic Development (GCED), and has served in that capacity since February 2007. Brian, through Grimes Chamber & Economic Development, is a member of the Professional Developers of Iowa (PDI), Iowa Chamber of Commerce Executives (ICCE), American Planners Association (APA), Central Iowa Tourism Region (CITR), Certified Commercial Investment Member (CCIM), Grimes Lions Club, Rotary Club of West Polk County, and a volunteer with Grimes Volunteer Support Services (GVSS).
Grimes Chamber & Economic Development works closely with businesses wishing to locate, relocate, or expand their operations within Grime. They also work to assist developers, land owners, contractors, real estate professionals, banks and the City of Grimes as they work cooperatively to drive quality growth in the community.
Also a Chamber of Commerce, the organization actively promotes local commerce, business to business networking, and organizes events that work to build community pride and participation. More information, including directions on how to engage the organization can be found at www.grimesiowa.com.
A graduate of Northwest Missouri State University, Brian has called Iowa home since 2000, and resides in Grimes with his wife Michelle, daughter Grace, and son Henry.