Maumee Valley Planning Organization's (MVPO)  talented, innovative, and creative team of planners and administrators is one of the many reasons the organization is recognized as a state leader in community and economic development. We are committed to community improvement and growth. Our strong values support our dedication to a safe and welcoming environment for all employees.  

Employment Opportunities

Maumee Valley Planning Organization is a premier planning establishment serving a five (5) County region and  supporting more than fifty (50) regional planning programs.

Currently, MVPO is hiring two (2) additional community development planners. After reading the job description, please submit a resume, works samples, 3 professional references, and a cover letter by mail or e-mail by June 1, 2021. 


Maumee Valley Planning Organization
1300 East Second Suite 200
Defiance, OH 43512
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Maumee Valley Planning Organization Staff

Dennis M.

Executive Director

Arica A.,

Administrative Assistant 

Luke B., 

Housing Technician

Will B.,

Economic Development Coordinator

Christina D.,

Regional Planner

Travis J., 

GIS Planner

Liz K.,

Housing Coordinator

Kim L.,

Mobility Manager

Sue M., 

Finance Officer

Austin S.,

Regional Planner

Dottie V.,

Housing Support Specialist 

Jacob W., 

Housing Specialist

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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