(Jasper, IN) Mayor Dean Vonderheide and other Jasper City Officials have proudly announced Josh Gunselman as the new Director of Community Development and Planning. The primary focus of this role is to foster relationships between the city and leaders representing various local industries.
As a newly-named official, Gunselman will rely on 14 years of service on the Board of Zoning Appeals and Planning Commission, including 7 years as a Chairman, as guidance in his new role. Those experiences will enhance the Director’s ability to provide support to the Planning Commission, Jasper Board of Zoning Appeals (BZA), the Economic Development Commission, and the Redevelopment Commission.
Josh Gunselman will fulfill his role as the Director of Community Development and Planning by overseeing the administration of the Jasper Comprehensive Plan. With advisement from outside leadership, Gunselman will take a best-practice approach in identifying new development opportunities, attracting investments, and working to align local efforts with the Jasper Comprehensive Plan.