Executive Directors Council

The National Association of Regional Councils’ (NARC) Executive Directors Council (EDC) is the advisory body of the Association. The EDC reports to the the Association’s Board of Directors.
View the NARC Executive Directors Council roster.

Officers & Executive Committee

Chair
Kathleen Lomako

Southeast Michigan Council of Governments​

First Vice Chair
Doug Hooker

Atlanta Regional Commission

Second Vice Chair
Rosa De León Park

Stanislaus Council of Governments

Immediate Past Chair
Andrew Gruber

Wasatch Front Regional Council

Executive Committee
Brian Martin

Miami Valley Regional Planning Commission

Executive Committee
Ty Warner

Northwestern Indiana Regional Planning Commission

District Representatives

District I (CT, ME, MA, NH, RI, VT)
Tim Brennan

Pioneer Valley Planning Commission

District I (CT, ME, MA, NH, RI, VT)
Lyle Wray

Capitol Region Council of Governments​

District II (DE, NJ, NY, PA)
Jim Hassinger

Southwestern Pennsylvania Commission​

District II (DE, NJ, NY, PA)
Barry Seymour

Delaware Valley Regional Planning Commission​

District III (DC, MD, VA, WV)
Chuck Bean

Metropolitan Washington Council of Governments​

District III (DC, MD, VA, WV)
Open Seat

District IV (NC, SC)
Anthony Starr

Western Piedmont Council of Governments​

District IV (NC, SC)
Open Seat

District V (GA, FL)
Gregory Stuart

Broward Metropolitan Planning Organization

District V (GA, FL) Gary Huttmann​

MetroPlan Orlando​

District VI (IN, IL, MN, WI) Mark Policinski​

Ohio-Kentucky-Indiana Regional Council of Governments​

District VI (IN, IL, MN, WI) Ty Warner​

Northwestern Indiana Regional Planning Commission​

District VII (KY, TN)
Sherry McDavid

FIVCO Area Development District​

District VII (KY, TN) Jennifer Beck Walker

Purchase Area Development District

District VIII (AL, AR, LA, OK, MS)
Rich Brierre

Indian Nations Council of Governments​

District VIII (AL, AR, LA, OK, MS)
Tab Townsell

Metroplan

District IX (MI, OH)
Grace Gallucci

Northeast Ohio Areawide Coordinating Agency​

District IX (MI, OH)
Jim Kinnick

Eastgate Regional Council of Governments

District X (TX)
Jim Reed

Central Texas Council of Governments

District X (TX)
Tom Wilkinson

Brazos Valley Council of Governments​

District XI (IA, KS, MO)
Todd Ashby

Des Moines Area Metropolitan Planning Organization​

District XI (IA, KS, MO)
David Warm

Mid-America Regional Council

District XII (ID, MT, NE, ND, SD, WY)
Greg Youell

Metropolitan Area Planning Agency

District XII (ID, MT, NE, ND, SD, WY)
Matt Stoll

Community Planning Association of Southwest Idaho

District XIII (AZ, CO, NV, NM, UT)
Miriam Gillow-Wiles

Southwest Colorado Council of Governments

District XIII (AZ, CO, NV, NM, UT)
Doug Rex

Denver Regional Council of Governments

District XIV (CA)
Pete Rodgers

San Luis Obispo Council of Governments

District XIV (CA)
Hasan Ikhrata

San Diego Association of Governments

District XV (OR, WA)
Fred Abousleman

Oregon Cascades West Council of Governments

District XV (OR, WA)
Bill Fashing

Cowlitz-Wahkiakum Council of Governments

At-Large Representatives

David Cleveland
Executive Director

East Texas Council of Governments

Sallie Fahey
Executive Director

Tippecanoe County Area Plan Commission

Brian Martin
Executive Director

Miami Valley Regional Planning Commission​

Diane Rath
Executive Director

Alamo Area Council of Governments

Jiten Shah
Executive Director

Green River Area Development District

James Turnwald
Executive Director

Michiana Area Council of Governments

Betty Voights
Executive Director

Capital Area Council of Governments

Chuck Wemple
Executive Director

Houston-Galveston Area Council

William Murdock
Executive Director

Mid-Ohio Regional Planning Commission

Tim Brown
Executive Director

Toledo Metropolitan Area Council of Governments

Executive Directors Council Composition

  • Regional and At-Large Seats: Thirty (30) members elected from fifteen (15) regions of NARC; ten (10) seats elected At-Large.
  • Officers: The Chair, Immediate Past Chair, First Vice Chair, and Second Vice Chair.