Piqua Improvement Corporation (PIC) Board


This board meets in January of each year and as needed


Jeanie Jordan Bates, PresidentBill Mcvety Realty Owner
Stacy DiPace, Vice PresidentPalmer Bolt Supply
Paul Oberdorfer, Secretary
City of PiquaCity Manager
Charolette Colley, TreasurerCity of PiquaFinance Director
Kris LeeCity of Piqua3rd Ward Commissioner
Cindy Pearson
City of Piqua2nd Ward Commissioner
Chris SchmiesingCity of PiquaDevelopment Director
Ed KriegerCity of Piqua Power System Director
Dan FrenchFrench Oil Mill MachineryPresident
Jim SeverPiqua SteelPresident
Kathy ShermanPiqua Area Chamber of CommercePresident
Nate FunderburgMcCulloch, Felger, Fite and GutmannAttorney
Lorna SwisherMainstreet PiquaExecutive Director


The purpose of the Piqua Improvement Corporation is to advance, encourage and promote the industrial, economic, and commercial development of the City of Piqua, Ohio, using the powers granted by section 1724.02 of the Ohio Revised Code to:

  • Advance, encourage, and promote the industrial, economic, commercial, and civic development of the community.
  • Purchase, receive, hold, manage, lease, or otherwise acquire and sell, convey, transfer, lease, sublease, or otherwise dispose of real and personal property.
  • Facilitate the reclamation, rehabilitation, and reutilization of vacant, abandoned, tax-foreclosed, or other real property within the community.
  • Assist local government and other nonprofit or for-profit persons to assemble, clear, and clear the title of the property.
  • Promoting economic expansion and housing development in the community.

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