Cheyenne-Laramie Co. Economic Development Joint Powers Board

About the Board: 

The Cheyenne−Laramie County Industrial and Economic Development Joint Powers Board (JPB) was formed pursuant to W.S. § 16-1-103 by agreement between the two governing bodies dated May 12, 1987 and has been amended. Pursuant to Section Four Powers and Duties of the Joint Powers Board, the JPB was authorized and commanded to adopt by-laws to carry out the business of the JPB. 

The JPB shall administer the account including issuing loans and other forms of financial assistance for purposes authorized and within their scope of responsibilities to: 

  • Facilitate and promote the sound economic growth of the State of Wyoming
  • Development of its natural resources
  • Protection of its natural environment 
  • Promote employment opportunities for the citizens of Wyoming by creating or encouraging the expansion of manufacturing and industrial plants, processing facilities, and all kinds of businesses which contribute payrolls and tax base to the State of Wyoming

The JPB shall review applications for financial assistance from the businesses, agencies, business liaisons, and other entities conducting business or licensed within Laramie County. Approval of financial assistance contingent on board approval, JPB financing standing, and funding. 

Board of Directors

Brittany Ashby

The Align Team

822 West 23rd Street, Unit A

Cheyenne WY 82001

(307) 772-9146

bashby@thealignteam.org

Administrator

Shari Bremer

First Interstate Bank

401 W. 19th St. 

Cheyenne WY 82001

(307) 663-8400

Shari.Bremer@fib.com

July 1, 2022 – June 30, 2025

County Appointed

JJ Chen, MD, MPH

Behavioral Health Services

Cheyenne Regional Medical Center

2600 E. 18th Street

Cheyenne, WY 82001

jjchencheyenne@gmail.com

November 1, 2017 – June 30, 2023

City Appointed 

Sharon Fain, Vice-Chair VP for Wyoming 

Rocky Mountain Power

315 West 27th Street

Cheyenne, WY 82003

(307) 286-2167

Sharon.Fain@pacificorp.com

July 1, 2020 – June 30, 2023

County Appointed

Kevin S. Marquardt, Owner

Double K Motors/Self Storage

401 West 19th Street

Cheyenne, WY 82001

KevinSMarquardt@gmail.com

July 1, 2021 − June 30, 2024

Joint Appointment 

Josh Morris, Project/Office Manager

T−O Engineers

205 Storey Blvd., Suite 120

Cheyenne, WY 82009

(307) 223-2912

jmorris@to-engineers.com

July 1, 2022 – June 30, 2025

City Appointed 

Trey Rinne, Civil Engineer & Jr. Principal 

AVI Engineering

1103 Old Town Lane, Suite 101

Cheyenne, WY 82009

(307) 637-6017

rinne@avipc.com

July 1, 2021−June 30, 2024

City Appointment

Mike Williams, Chair

Jonah Bank

205 Storey Blvd.

Cheyenne, WY 82009

(307) 773-7789 

mwilliams@jonahbank.com

July 1, 2014 – June 30, 2021

County Appointed 

Kristie Wilson, Staff/Support

The Align Team 

(307) 772-9001

 

Joint Powers Board (JPB) Meetings:

The Joint Powers Board meets on the fourth Tuesday of each month (except July and December) at 7:30 a.m. in person at Jonah Bank, 205 Storey Blvd., 2nd Floor Board Room, Cheyenne, WY 82009 and on Zoom. The agendas contain the link information to attend via Zoom. Agendas are available one week prior to the meeting. Minutes are available one to two meetings after the respective meeting. 

 

Minutes and Agendas:

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2021

11/23/21    Agenda(PDF, 181KB)     Minutes(PDF, 89KB)

10/26/21     Agenda(PDF, 84KB)     Minutes(PDF, 84KB)

09/28/21     Agenda     Minutes(PDF, 90KB)

08/24/21     Agenda     Minutes(PDF, 90KB)

06/22/21     Agenda     Minutes(PDF, 90KB)

05/25/21     Agenda     Minutes(PDF, 92KB)    

04/27/21     Agenda     Minutes(PDF, 90KB)    

03/23/21     Agenda     Minutes(PDF, 90KB)

02/23/21     Agenda     Minutes(PDF, 112KB)    

01/26/21     Agenda     Minutes(PDF, 105KB)

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