Economic Development

In El Paso County, Colorado, we take a holistic approach to economic development. Our office is uniquely tasked with serving an ever-growing region with ever-changing needs. We navigate our dynamic economic landscape with a focused approach, by offering diverse incentives for businesses and leveraging federal and state resources for housing and community development. Our goal is to assist in creating a robust, diversified, and equitable economic ecosystem. To learn more about our work, please view the sections below.

Economic Development Department
Nine East Vermijo Avenue
Colorado Springs, CO 80903

Office Hours:
8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Front Desk Phone: (719) 520-6236

Find Us

Staff Listing:

Crystal LaTier, Economic Development Executive Director

Kayla Huthoefer Nelson, Economic Development Project Manager

Sara Lobato, Enterprise Zone Administrator

Katie Plutz, Business Incentives Analyst

Chloe Lomprey, Community Development Analyst

Eric Leonard, Housing Analyst

Lauren Johnson-LeGrand, Economic Development Coordinator