Community Economic Development Manager
The Community Economic Development Manager is a full-time position and reports to the Chief Executive Officer. The incumbent will assist in supporting community engagement and economic development activities, including strategic efforts focused on inclusive community development and economic impact. This position will serve as a liaison between Mapleton Fall Creek Development Corporation (MFCDC) and Mid-North Quality of Life Plan stakeholders including neighborhood associations, local businesses, faith-based institutions and service providers. The Community Economic Development Manager will create inclusive places of opportunity & affordability by nurturing neighborhood businesses, promoting access to stable, affordable housing, leveraging investment, and creating vibrant business corridors using LEED-ND principles. MFCDC is a small organization with a strong network and the Community Economic Development Manager will provide professional work performing a wide range of community building and economic development tasks.
Great Places Resilience Ambassador
The Great Places Resilience Ambassador is a position focused on community engagement and leadership from August 2018 – May 2019. The Resilience Ambassador will be expected to communicate with neighborhood stakeholders to connect them with the THRIVE Indy community planning process currently underway. The selected candidate will work with others to organize, inspire and motivate further engagement. The Resilience Ambassador will be responsible for developing creative ways to engage neighborhood stakeholders in conversations around resilience in their respective Great Place. In addition, the Resilience Ambassador will help neighborhood stakeholders identify a resilience demonstration project to implement in 2019.