about mvpo

The Maumee Valley Planning Organization (MVPO) is a voluntary association of local governments designated as an Ohio Regional Planning and Development Organization.  

  • Makes and implements joint regional decisions

  • Provides management, planning and technical services to local governments

  • Identifies and solves short and long-term problems best addressed at the regional level

  • Brings together local elected officials on a regular basis, giving them an opportunity to form working relationships.

Staff

DENNIS MILLER Executive Director 

LIZ KEEL Housing Coordinator

WILL BURNS Economic Development Coordinator

SUE MONINGER Fiscal Officer

ELLEN SMITH Transportation Planner

MATT SPIESS Director of Special Projects, Housing Specialist

LANEY NOFER Senior Planner

AUSTIN SERNA Community Development Planner

CHRISTINA DEEHR Regional Planner

TRAVIS JONES GIS Analyst

ARICA ALVAREZ Administrative Assistant/Fair Housing Coordinator

DOTTIE VOLLMAR Housing Support Specialist

JACOB WREEDE Housing Specialist

LUCAS BARE Housing Technician

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Maumee Valley

Planning Organization

Defiance County East

1300 E. Second Street, Suite 200 Defiance, OH 43512

Open Monday - Friday

8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Phone: 419-784-3882

Fax: 419-784-2061

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