Community & Economic Development Federal Advocacy Committee

City buildings and trees
City buildings and trees

The Community & Economic Development (CED) Committee is responsible for developing policy positions on issues involving housing, community and economic development, land use, recreation and parks, historic preservation, and international competitiveness.

NLC's Federal Advocacy Committee members include local elected officials and city staff from NLC-member cities and towns across the country who are committed to discussing and influencing federal policy that has a direct and profound impact on local government operations.

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Committee Roster


Vice Chair

Vice Chair

CED Chair Gerri Schroder CED Vice Chair Gyna Bivens CED Vice Chair Johnnie Warren

Gerri Schroder
Henderson, Nev.

Gyna Bivens
Fort Worth, Texas

Johnnie Warren
Oakwood Village, Ohio


Click here to view the 2017 Community and Economic Development Committee roster



Policy & Resolutions

View the policies and resolutions crafted by and voted on by the Community & Economic Development Committee:

2017 Community & Economic Development Policy and Resolutions

View the full 2017 National Municipal Policy book containing each of the Federal Advocacy Committee chapters and resolutions.