Economic Development Advisory Board

To provide recommendations and consensus for Economic Development and to review proposed Comprehensive Plan Amendments pertaining to economic development, providing direction and time table for advisory board activities.

Meeting schedule


Board MembersAppointed ByEnd of Term
Murray Scott WiltonCommissioner Sullivan2023
Drew MadsenCommissioner DeCiccio2023
James PetrakisCommissioner Cooper2022
Michelle SmithCommissioner Weaver2022
Betsy Gardner EckbertMayor Leary2021
Michelle HeatherlyMayor Leary2021
Bill SegalMayor Leary2021

Term of office: 3 years
Appointed/re-appointed at first City Commission meeting in May.


Experience, expertise or demonstrated interest in one or more of the following areas: architecture, business education, advertising and marketing, commercial leasing, real estate law, building construction, local and state politics, banking, emerging technologies, medicine, traffic management, general retail or related fields. Should include representation from owners of properties and businesses in Winter Park.

Notices of Hearing


Kyle Dudgeon

Assistant Division Director
CRA/Economic Development

Our Vision

Winter Park is the city of arts and culture, cherishing its traditional scale and charm while building a healthy and sustainable future for all generations.