The City of Bend is seeking applicants for three positions on the Bend Economic Development Advisory Board.

Bend Economic Development Advisory Board members are appointed for three-year terms to advise the Bend City Council on economic development matters, facilitate entrepreneurial support among community resources, guide City marketing and outreach efforts to the business community and oversee City economic development resources.

To balance existing board membership, the City is looking for representatives from the high tech, aviation, biotech and outdoor recreation and equipment industries. However, interested and engaged members of the business community are encouraged to apply.

Board commitment time includes attendance at monthly committee meetings and at least one subcommittee meeting. A high level of involvement with the applicant’s industry in Bend is preferred. Applicants must reside within the Bend city limits.

Applications will be accepted until 8 a.m. on Monday, August 1, 2016.

For applications, please contact:

City of Bend

710 NW Wall Street

Bend, OR 97701


or visit the web site at

Have questions about BEDAB responsibilities and time commitments? Contact Ben Hemson at: 541-388-5529 or