Speaker Presentation Library

INP 2019 Fall Meeting

Margaret Hunt: Creating a Framework to Promote Prosperity Through Arts & Culture
Margaret Hunt: Creative Districts as an Economic Driver
Karen Hanan: Rural Economic Development Through the Arts -WA
Blair Williams: Rural Economic Development Through the Arts -ID (Blair did not do a power point presentation)
Mike Bentz: Regional Best Practices-Chewelah Arts District
Mike Bentz: Chewelah Arts District 2019 Mapping
Charles Buck: Regional Best Practices - Gizmo-CDA
Luke Baumgarten: Terrain-Spokane
Margaret Hunt: Creative Placemaking-Shaping Your Community's Character Through Activities, Individuals & Spaces

Additional Resources:

Rural Prosperity Through the Arts & Creative Sector (Association of Governors Report)

The 10 Community Readiness Principles (Colorado Creative Industries)

INP 2019 Summer Meeting

Chanel Tewalt: Agriculture as an Economic Driver-Harvesting Regional Opportunities
Nicole Witham: Excellence in the Liquid Arts-Revitalizing the Regional Grain Economy for Craft Brewing & Distilling
Stephen McFadden: Leveraging Natural Resources for Economic Growth-Renewable Energy, Food Processing & the Cannabis Industry
Amy Hurlbut: Regional Best Practices-Othello Farmers Market & Community Gathering Space Project
Katie DeWinkle: Regional Best Practices- Grazing Hills Alpaca Ranch, Country Store and B & B
Director Tom Kealey: State of the States-Trends Shaping the Economies of Washington and Idaho
(Director Lisa Brown did not utilize a PowerPoint presentation in her speech)

INP 2019 Spring Meeting

Todd Woodard: Airport and Aerospace Recruitment Update
Doug Tweedy: Inland Northwest Labor Market Trends (WA)
Sam Wolkenhauer: Inland Northwest Labor Market Trends (ID)
Mike Higbee: Housing Affordability/Availability and Opportunity Zones
John Mitchell: 2019 Regional Economic Forecast-Nearing the Record & Outside the Zone

Additional Information on Opportunity Zones from Mike Higbee:
Opportunity Zones: More Detailed Information
Opportunity Zones: 10 Steps
Opportunity Zones Fund Directory

INP 2018 Fall Meeting

Tim Fry: The Presence Economy-Becoming More Present in an Era of Engagement Erosion
Bonnie Quinn-Clausen: Generational Marketing-Resource 1
Bonnie Quinn-Clausen: Generational Marketing - Nielsen Report - Resource 2
Rod Schwartz: The Role of Traditional Media in a Digital World
Josh Wade: Understanding & Utilizing Digital Marketing and Social Media
Tim Fry: The Art of Storytelling for the Presence Economy

INP 2018 Summer Meeting

Kimber Lanning-The E-Commerce Effect on Our Cities and Towns
Kimber Lanning- Buying and Supplying Locally
Molly Jones - The Evolution of Downtown Ellensburg
Colleen Rosson: The Tale of Two Cities
Allison Fisher and Dr. Joan Giese-The Pullman Retail Study
Kimber Lanning: Building Vibrant & Sustainable Economies

INP 2018 Spring Meeting

Craig Hart: Market Watch-Investing Regionally and Globally
Doug Tweedy: Inland Northwest Labor Market Trends (WA)
Sam Wolkenhauer: Inland Northwest Labor Market Trends (ID)
Cindy Fazio: Cryptocurrencies 101-Perspectives and Possibilities
Phil Sigler: Cryptocurrencies 101-Perspectives and Possibilities
Jeremy Field: SBA Re-Imagined
John Mitchell: 2018 Regional Economic Forecast

INP 2017 Fall Meeting

Everything is About to Change: Doug Griffiths
New Market Tax Credits: Rachel Golden
USDA Programs: Michelle Noordam
Idaho Community Review: Jon Barrett & Plummer Mayor Bill Weems
Rural Community Leadership Program: Gary Stewart
Rural Community Leadership Program: Video Link
UI Technology, Innovation, & Economic Development Initiative: Jeremy Tamsen
13 Ways to Kill Your Community: Doug Griffiths

INP 2017 Summer Meeting

Becky McCray: Trends Affecting Small Towns; What to do About Downtown Vacancies, Empty Lots & Roofless Buildings; Innovative Business Models & Job Creation Strategies

Regional Case Studies: Courtney Kramer-Beautiful Downtown Lewiston
Regional Case Studies: Michelle Bly, TD & H Engineering
Regional Case Studies: Kathleen Ryan, WSU and Rural Communities Design Initiatives
Regional Case Studies: Jennie Dickinson, Historic Downtown Dayton

INP 2017 Spring Meeting

Preparing for Economic Growth: The State of the States (ID) - Jake Reynolds
Preparing for Economic Growth: The State of the States (WA) - Anne Nelson
Inland Northwest Labor Market Trends (Washington) - Doug Tweedy
Inland Northwest Labor Market Trends (Idaho) - Sam Wolkenhauer
Regional Case Study: Lewis Clark Valley- Doug Mattoon
Regional Case Study: Liberty Lake, WA - Katy Allen
Regional Case Study: Coeur d'Alene Area EDC - Gynii Gilliam
Regional Case Study: Adams County - Stephen McFadden
2017 Regional Economic Forecast - John Mitchell
2017 Regional Economic Forecast - Grant Forsyth

INP 2016 Fall Meeting

Food Tourism 101 & The Anatomy of a Foodie: Rebecca Mackenzie
Rise of Food Tourism Report: Rebecca Mackenzie
Adventure Tourism Report: Rebecca Mackenzie
Cultivating a Culinary Culture: Dr. Steve Van Ausdle
Regional Case Studies: The Spokane Cork District and Inland NW Ale Trail

INP 2016 Summer Meeting

Inland Northwest Labor Market Trends-Washington: Ajsa Suljic
Inland Northwest Labor Market Trends-Idaho: Sam Wolkerhauer
Small Business Issues & Impacts - Erin Shannon
Strategies to Succeed: Job Growth in Action-Todd Mielke
Strategies to Succeed: Job Growth in Action-Linda Martin
Strategies to Succeed: Job Growth in Action - Jame Davis
Strategies to Succeed: Job Growth in Action-Doug Mattoon
Business is Booming: Regional Success Stories-Erik Newman, Schweitzer Engineering
Business is Booming: Regional Success Stories-Thomas Tedder, Tedder Industries

INP 2016 Spring Meeting

Alison McCaffree & Janice Fulkerson: Unexpected Economic Engines - The Impact of the Nonprofit Sector on State, Regional and Local Economies (WA)
Mark Hurtubise: Connecting & Coordinating Regional Wealth - The Important Role of Community Foundations (WA)
Dr. John Traynor: Regional Case Studies-Priority Spokane & the Hillyard Youth Collaborative
Karen Bilowith: Connecting & Coordinating Regional Wealth - The Important Role of Community Foundations (ID)
Dr. Charles Buck: Regional Case Studies -CDA 2030
John Mitchell: 2016 Regional Economic Forecast - State & National Outlook
Grant Forsyth: 2016 Regional Economic Forecast - The Inland Northwest
Resource Report: 2014 Washington Nonprofit Economic Impact Report
Resource Report: 2015 Idaho Nonprofit Economic Impact Report

INP 2015 Winter Meeting

Trabun/Ohlgren/Arnold: Fostering an Entrepreneurial Community
Marcy Allen: Economic Gardening in Action
Andrew DePaula: Really Cool Case Study #1
Sara Holden: Really Cool Case Study #2
William Jhung: Smart Succession Planning for Urban & Rural Businesses
Russ Porter: The Role of Community Banks in Small Business Financing
Casey Dilloway: Building Innovative Financial Systems for Communities

INP 2015 Fall Meeting

Mark Barbash-Changing Times: Staying Competitive in Economic Development
Mark Barbash - Handout
Jerry Miller-Community Development Resources: Tools, Tips & Techniques (ID)
Terry Lawhead - Community Development Resources: Tools, Tips & Techniques (WA)
Tony Berns - Regional Case Studies: The Benefits of Tax Increment Financing
Jamie Wyrobek - Regional Case Studies: Building a High Tech/High Rec Community
David Sims - Regional Case Studies: Special Districts, Zones & Designations
Jonathan Smith - Regional Case Studies: Capitalizing on Incentives & More to Grow Your Economy
Mark Barbash - 10 Strategies to Add Community Value

INP 2015 Summer Meeting

Steven Thorne: Why Place is the Key to Cultural Tourism and How You Can Unlock Its Treasures

INP 2015 Spring Meeting

Larry Krauter: Flying High-An Aviation and Aerospace Update from Spokane International Airport
Alex Pietsch: Expanding the Aerospace Cluster-Business Climate Strengths & Strategies
Jim Glenn: Fueling Economic Growth-Regional Aerospace Initiatives (IDAHO)
Mike Marzetta: Fueling Economic Growth-Regional Aerospace Initiatives (Washington)
Mary Stanton: Creating a World Class Aerospace Workforce (WA)
Patrick O'Halloran: Creating a World Class Aerospace Workforce (ID)
John Mitchell: 2015 Regional Economic Forecast
Grant Forsyth: The Inland Northwest Economy In-Depth

INP 2014 Winter Meeting

Roger Woodworth: The Big Picture-New Strategies in Emerging Economies
Jan Rogers: Business Recruitment, Retention & Expansion Revived-The Team Approach to Economic Development
Jonathan Smith: Business is Booming-The Economics of Affordable Power
Regional Case Studies: 2014 Hometown Awards
Kris Johnson: State of the States- Plans, Projections & Possibilities (WA)
Director Jeff Sayer: State of the States- Plans, Projections & Possibilities (ID)

INP 2014 Fall Meeting

Diane Norton: Sustainable Tourism Development-Strategies, Trends & Tips-Idaho
Cheryl Kilday: Sustainable Tourism Development-Strategie, Trends & Tips - Washington State
Jeff Colburn: Silver Mountain-Family, Recreation & Cultural Tourism
Marlon Schafer: Culinary Tourism-Odessa Octoberfest
Stephanie Sims-International Selkirk Loop
John Guarisco: Route of the Hiawatha
Eric Sawyer: The Magic of Sports Marketing
Josh Wade: Go Social - Stretching Your Marketing Budget

INP 2014 Summer Meeting

Steve Peterson: Economic Drivers - The Economic Impact of the Higher Education & Health Care Sectors
Scott Adams: The Role of Health Care in Accelerating Economic Development
Dr. J. Anthony Fernandez: Feeding the Pipeline-Educating Tomorrow's Health Care Professionals
Dr. Michael Rooney: Feeding the Pipeline-Educating Tomorrow's Health Care Professionals
Dr. Elson Floyd: Fueling Economic Growth through Strategic Health Care Partnerships (no power point)

INP 2014 Spring Meeting

Jim Sabala: Opportunities & Challenges Facing the Mining Industry
Steve Larson: Rebounding Markets-Perspectives & Projections for 2014
Neil Colwell: Legislative Updates & Economic Impacts (Idaho)
Jonathan Smith: Legislative Updates & Economic Impacts (Washington)
John Mitchell: March Madness in a Different World
Shaun Higgins: Inland Northwest Economy In Depth

Speaker Presentation Library

INP 2019 Spring Meeting

Todd Woodard: Airport and Aerospace Recruitment Update
Doug Tweedy: Inland Northwest Labor Market Trends (WA)
Sam Wolkenhauer: Inland Northwest Labor Market Trends (ID)
Mike Higbee: Housing Affordability/Availability and Opportunity Zones
John Mitchell: 2019 Regional Economic Forecast-Nearing the Record & Outside the Zone

Additional Information on Opportunity Zones from Mike Higbee:
Opportunity Zones: More Detailed Information
Opportunity Zones: 10 Steps                                                                                                                                              Opportunity Zones Fund Directory
Opportunity Zones Fund Directory

INP 2018 Fall Meeting

Tim Fry: The Presence Economy-Becoming More Present in an Era of Engagement Erosion
Bonnie Quinn-Clausen: Generational Marketing-Resource 1
Bonnie Quinn-Clausen: Generational Marketing - Nielsen Report - Resource 2
Rod Schwartz: The Role of Traditional Media in a Digital World
Josh Wade: Understanding & Utilizing Digital Marketing and Social Media
Tim Fry: The Art of Storytelling for the Presence Economy

INP 2018 Summer Meeting

Kimber Lanning-The E-Commerce Effect on Our Cities and Towns
Kimber Lanning- Buying and Supplying Locally
Molly Jones - The Evolution of Downtown Ellensburg
Colleen Rosson: The Tale of Two Cities
Allison Fisher and Dr. Joan Giese-The Pullman Retail Study
Kimber Lanning: Building Vibrant & Sustainable Economies

INP 2018 Spring Meeting

Craig Hart: Market Watch-Investing Regionally and Globally
Doug Tweedy: Inland Northwest Labor Market Trends (WA)
Sam Wolkenhauer: Inland Northwest Labor Market Trends (ID)
Cindy Fazio: Cryptocurrencies 101-Perspectives and Possibilities
Phil Sigler: Cryptocurrencies 101-Perspectives and Possibilities
Jeremy Field: SBA Re-Imagined
John Mitchell: 2018 Regional Economic Forecast

INP 2017 Fall Meeting

Everything is About to Change: Doug Griffiths
New Market Tax Credits: Rachel Golden
USDA Programs: Michelle Noordam
Idaho Community Review: Jon Barrett & Plummer Mayor Bill Weems
Rural Community Leadership Program: Gary Stewart
Rural Community Leadership Program: Video Link
UI Technology, Innovation, & Economic Development Initiative: Jeremy Tamsen
13 Ways to Kill Your Community: Doug Griffiths

INP 2017 Summer Meeting

Becky McCray: Trends Affecting Small Towns; What to do About Downtown Vacancies, Empty Lots & Roofless Buildings; Innovative Business Models & Job Creation Strategies

Regional Case Studies: Courtney Kramer-Beautiful Downtown Lewiston
Regional Case Studies: Michelle Bly, TD & H Engineering
Regional Case Studies: Kathleen Ryan, WSU and Rural Communities Design Initiatives
Regional Case Studies: Jennie Dickinson, Historic Downtown Dayton

INP 2017 Spring Meeting

Preparing for Economic Growth: The State of the States (ID) - Jake Reynolds
Preparing for Economic Growth: The State of the States (WA) - Anne Nelson
Inland Northwest Labor Market Trends (Washington) - Doug Tweedy
Inland Northwest Labor Market Trends (Idaho) - Sam Wolkenhauer
Regional Case Study: Lewis Clark Valley- Doug Mattoon
Regional Case Study: Liberty Lake, WA - Katy Allen
Regional Case Study: Coeur d'Alene Area EDC - Gynii Gilliam
Regional Case Study: Adams County - Stephen McFadden
2017 Regional Economic Forecast - John Mitchell
2017 Regional Economic Forecast - Grant Forsyth

INP 2016 Fall Meeting

Food Tourism 101 & The Anatomy of a Foodie: Rebecca Mackenzie
Rise of Food Tourism Report: Rebecca Mackenzie
Adventure Tourism Report: Rebecca Mackenzie
Cultivating a Culinary Culture: Dr. Steve Van Ausdle
Regional Case Studies: The Spokane Cork District and Inland NW Ale Trail

INP 2016 Summer Meeting

Inland Northwest Labor Market Trends-Washington: Ajsa Suljic
Inland Northwest Labor Market Trends-Idaho: Sam Wolkerhauer
Small Business Issues & Impacts - Erin Shannon
Strategies to Succeed: Job Growth in Action-Todd Mielke
Strategies to Succeed: Job Growth in Action-Linda Martin
Strategies to Succeed: Job Growth in Action - Jame Davis
Strategies to Succeed: Job Growth in Action-Doug Mattoon
Business is Booming: Regional Success Stories-Erik Newman, Schweitzer Engineering
Business is Booming: Regional Success Stories-Thomas Tedder, Tedder Industries

INP 2016 Spring Meeting

Alison McCaffree & Janice Fulkerson: Unexpected Economic Engines - The Impact of the Nonprofit Sector on State, Regional and Local Economies (WA)
Mark Hurtubise: Connecting & Coordinating Regional Wealth - The Important Role of Community Foundations (WA)
Dr. John Traynor: Regional Case Studies-Priority Spokane & the Hillyard Youth Collaborative
Karen Bilowith: Connecting & Coordinating Regional Wealth - The Important Role of Community Foundations (ID)
Dr. Charles Buck: Regional Case Studies -CDA 2030
John Mitchell: 2016 Regional Economic Forecast - State & National Outlook
Grant Forsyth: 2016 Regional Economic Forecast - The Inland Northwest
Resource Report: 2014 Washington Nonprofit Economic Impact Report
Resource Report: 2015 Idaho Nonprofit Economic Impact Report

INP 2015 Winter Meeting

Trabun/Ohlgren/Arnold: Fostering an Entrepreneurial Community
Marcy Allen: Economic Gardening in Action
Andrew DePaula: Really Cool Case Study #1
Sara Holden: Really Cool Case Study #2
William Jhung: Smart Succession Planning for Urban & Rural Businesses
Russ Porter: The Role of Community Banks in Small Business Financing
Casey Dilloway: Building Innovative Financial Systems for Communities

INP 2015 Fall Meeting

Mark Barbash-Changing Times: Staying Competitive in Economic Development
Mark Barbash - Handout
Jerry Miller-Community Development Resources: Tools, Tips & Techniques (ID)
Terry Lawhead - Community Development Resources: Tools, Tips & Techniques (WA)
Tony Berns - Regional Case Studies: The Benefits of Tax Increment Financing
Jamie Wyrobek - Regional Case Studies: Building a High Tech/High Rec Community
David Sims - Regional Case Studies: Special Districts, Zones & Designations
Jonathan Smith - Regional Case Studies: Capitalizing on Incentives & More to Grow Your Economy
Mark Barbash - 10 Strategies to Add Community Value

INP 2015 Summer Meeting

Steven Thorne: Why Place is the Key to Cultural Tourism and How You Can Unlock Its Treasures

INP 2015 Spring Meeting

Larry Krauter: Flying High-An Aviation and Aerospace Update from Spokane International Airport
Alex Pietsch: Expanding the Aerospace Cluster-Business Climate Strengths & Strategies
Jim Glenn: Fueling Economic Growth-Regional Aerospace Initiatives (IDAHO)
Mike Marzetta: Fueling Economic Growth-Regional Aerospace Initiatives (Washington)
Mary Stanton: Creating a World Class Aerospace Workforce (WA)
Patrick O'Halloran: Creating a World Class Aerospace Workforce (ID)
John Mitchell: 2015 Regional Economic Forecast
Grant Forsyth: The Inland Northwest Economy In-Depth

INP 2014 Winter Meeting

Roger Woodworth: The Big Picture-New Strategies in Emerging Economies
Jan Rogers: Business Recruitment, Retention & Expansion Revived-The Team Approach to Economic Development
Jonathan Smith: Business is Booming-The Economics of Affordable Power
Regional Case Studies: 2014 Hometown Awards
Kris Johnson: State of the States- Plans, Projections & Possibilities (WA)
Director Jeff Sayer: State of the States- Plans, Projections & Possibilities (ID)

INP 2014 Fall Meeting

Diane Norton: Sustainable Tourism Development-Strategies, Trends & Tips-Idaho
Cheryl Kilday: Sustainable Tourism Development-Strategie, Trends & Tips - Washington State
Jeff Colburn: Silver Mountain-Family, Recreation & Cultural Tourism
Marlon Schafer: Culinary Tourism-Odessa Octoberfest
Stephanie Sims-International Selkirk Loop
John Guarisco: Route of the Hiawatha
Eric Sawyer: The Magic of Sports Marketing
Josh Wade: Go Social - Stretching Your Marketing Budget

INP 2014 Summer Meeting

Steve Peterson: Economic Drivers - The Economic Impact of the Higher Education & Health Care Sectors
Scott Adams: The Role of Health Care in Accelerating Economic Development
Dr. J. Anthony Fernandez: Feeding the Pipeline-Educating Tomorrow's Health Care Professionals
Dr. Michael Rooney: Feeding the Pipeline-Educating Tomorrow's Health Care Professionals
Dr. Elson Floyd: Fueling Economic Growth through Strategic Health Care Partnerships (no power point)

INP 2014 Spring Meeting

Jim Sabala: Opportunities & Challenges Facing the Mining Industry
Steve Larson: Rebounding Markets-Perspectives & Projections for 2014
Neil Colwell: Legislative Updates & Economic Impacts (Idaho)
Jonathan Smith: Legislative Updates & Economic Impacts (Washington)
John Mitchell: March Madness in a Different World
Shaun Higgins: Inland Northwest Economy In Depth

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