Platte Development Corporation


A. Support development of workforce and talent acquisition.

B. Maintaining and strengthening our existing business ( retail, wholesale, agriculture, service, and manufacturing); through training, connections to financial assistance, and business planning.

C. Preserving and improving our community’s high quality of life.

The Board of Directors

The Platte Development Corporation has a Board of Directors. The officers being a President, Vice President, and Secretary. The Executive Committee consists of Officers of the Corporation. The board is responsible for hiring an Executive Director and staff that will handle day-to-day responsibilities, maintains the properties of the corporation, and carries out the corporation’s goals and policies.

Any community member can apply for a seat on the board. An election of new board members is held each year.

President: Dennis VanderWerff

Vice President: Cordell Muilenburg

Secretary: Janet Tegethoff

Director: Kurt Vanderboom

Director: Cole Anderson

Director: Jill Moret

Director: Tait Sibbel

Executive Director: Colette Mesman

Assistant Director: Brittney Veurink