Meet Our Team

The Community Development Department has thirteen dedicated public servants each with their own specialties and expertise that they apply to best assist the citizens and businesses of Lorain County. Please to not hesitate to contact anyone of our team members with your questions and inquires about our programs. 
  1. Rob Duncan

    Director, Community Development
    Phone: 440-328-2323

  1. Rosie Williams

    Administrative Assistant
    Phone: 440-328-2322

  1. Jessica Hozalski

    Stormwater Administrative Assistant
    Phone: 440-329-5114

  1. Reese Dunton

    Economic Development Coordinator
    Phone: 440-328-2335

  1. Joshua Bender

    Economic Development Specialist
    Phone: 440-328-2384

  1. Nathasha Cresap

    Economic Development Specialist
    Phone: 440-328-2448

  1. Charles Kennick

    Economic Development Specialist
    Phone: 440-328-2359

  1. Drake Hopewell

    Economic Development Specialist
    Phone: 440-328-2413

  1. Ian Berry

    Community Housing & Grant Specialist
    Phone: 440-328-2564

  1. Christin Brandon

    Planning Commission Coordinator
    Phone: 440-328-2328

  1. Joshua Bender

    Economic Development Specialist
    Phone: 440-328-2384

  1. Donald Romancak

    Storm Water and Community Development Coordinator
    Phone: 440-328-2325

  1. Lyn Ickes

    Outreach & Maintenance Manager
    Phone: 440-328-2327

  1. Matthew Arnold

    Operations & Investigation Manager
    Phone: 440-328-2364

  1. Jessica Hozalski

    Stormwater Administrative Assistant
    Phone: 440-329-5114