- Steve Jonas, CEcD, Executive Vice President, Saginaw Future, Inc.
- Jennifer Arent, Community Development Technician, Berrien County Community Development Department
- Dawn Baetsen, MSA, CEcD, Managing Partner/President, Baetsen & Associates
- Warren Cook, President, Cook & Associates Consulting
- Stephen Cassin, AICP, Cassin Planning Group
- Perrin T. Emanuel, Realtor
- John F. Hanieski, Consultant, Economics Consulting Services, L.L.C.
- James Hettinger, President, JH Urban Development Services, LLC
- Michael R. Marcellino, Writer/Producer, EDC Services
- Tanya Markos-Vanno, President, Southfield Area Chamber of Commerce
- William R. Mrdeza, Director, Community Services & Economic Development, City of Mt. Pleasant
- Therese Thill, Vice President, Business Development, The Right Place, Inc.
- Barry Visel, CEcD EM
- Ned Zimmerman, President, Development Consulting