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Economic Development Commission

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This commission supports business development and growth in Shoreview. 


Businesses are vital to healthy communities. We work to:

  • Promote businesses
  • Build a strong business community
  • Support business growth
  • Support expansion
  • Retain businesses
  • Attract new businesses
  • Provide communication between businesses and city officials
  • Educate business on city policies and goals
  • Provide networking opportunities
  • Partner with the city council and economic development authority


Third Tuesday of each month, 7:30 am


  • Shelly Myrland, Chair
  • Mike Tarvin, Vice Chair
  • Josh Wing
  • Dave Kroona
  • Mike Schoonover
  • Jeff Washburn
  • Kirk VanBlaircom
  • Dean Howard
  • David Best
  • Carly Gatzlaff
  • Dana Healy

Staff contacts

Tom Simonson, assistant city manager/community development director
651-490-4612 | Email Tom

Niki Hill, AICP, economic development coordinator
651-490-4658 | Email Niki