MRC Economic Development Commission


Muncie Economic Development Commission

The main purpose of the EDC is to issue bonds and to issue recommendation to the city council for tax abatement on residential new builds. The EDC was created in July 1973.

The EDC consists of five board members, including a President, Vice President, Secretary, and two Members.

Terms Begin February of each year and need to be replaced, if terms expire, by January 31st of each year. 


  • Last Wednesday or Thursday of the month if needed
  • Horizon Center Chamber Room - 401 South High Street



Denise Moore, Secretary                                              

2709 S. Blaine St, Muncie, IN  47302                                        

215-1660 C / 288-0025  H                                           

City Council Nominee                                          

Mayoral Appointee                                           

Term:  2/17 -1/19                                                                     


Larry Brandon, Member

4501 N. Wheeling Ave.  7A-305, Muncie, IN 47304


Mayoral Nominee, Mayoral Appointee

Term: 2/18 -1/20


Roger Overbey, Member

2201 E. Dartmouth, Muncie, IN   47303                                    

(Cell) 765-730-9615                                                      

County Council Nominee                                  

Mayoral Appointee                                           

Term:   2/19-1/20                                                         


Kevin Nemyer, Vice President

City Controller                                                                           

300 North High St., Muncie, IN  47305                                         


Mayoral Nominee                                            

Mayoral Appointee                                           

Term:   2/19-1/20


Doug Marshall, President

2708 S. Tacoma Avenue, Muncie, IN  47302

702-7951 / 289-9970

Mayoral Nominee

Mayoral Appointee

Term:   2/19 -1/22


EDC Staff:

Todd Donati, Director

Lofts at Roberts

420 S. High St, PO Box 842, Muncie, IN   47308-0842


John Quirk, Legal Counsel

(on an as-needed basis)

With the Gas Boom came the Ball Brothers, a family rooted at the heart of Muncie development. The Ball Brothers are known for bringing Ball Corporation to Muncie, funding local businesses and serving the community with philanthropical acts.

Learn more about the history of Muncie

Office of the Mayor
The Honorable Daniel Ridenour

Muncie City Hall
Third Floor
300 N High Street
Muncie, IN 47305
(765) 747-4845
8am - 4pm (M-F)