Mission, Goals & Objectives

Our mission is to develop, promote and advance economic growth, well being and sustainable communities in Wayne County.

Notice is being given of a special meeting of the WEDC Board of Directors on Tuesday October 15 at 2:00 PM

Performance Goals

Meet targets set forth in Wayne County’s Economic Development Strategic Plan.
The purpose of the Wayne County Economic Development Strategic Plan is to provide a prioritized direction, in conjunction with input from businesses, citizens, and government, for the economic growth of Wayne County, utilizing a strategy and rationale for prioritization that businesses, government and citizens can understand and embrace.

  • Support existing businesses through continuous outreach, inter-governmental partnerships, financial assistance, and initiatives to lower the cost of doing business in Wayne County and the State of New York
  • Promote growth in targeted industry “clusters” by addressing individual needs of Agriculture, Manufacturing, Service, Optics, Equipment Manufacturing, Transportation/Distribution, Equipment Manufacturing, etc.
  • Assess and invest in Infrastructure to meet the needs of industry when feasible and necessary.
  • Expand workforce capabilities through strong partnerships with area educational, governmental, and business leaders to promote the advancement of the County’s skill-level.
  • Promote Entrepreneurship through financial and technical assistance.
  • Build effective partnerships with State, regional and local entities as well as other counties and private organizations to retain businesses and to promote economic development in Wayne County.
  • Improve Communities through downtown revitalization and with a focus on community advancement.

2018 – performance measurement WEDC annual report
2017 – performance measurement WEDC annual report
2016 – performance measurement WEDC annual report

What Is WEDC?

Organization Chart

Board & Staff Members Committees Duties & Responsibilities

WEDC Mission Statement

By Laws

Certificate of Incorporation

Merger with WISDC

Merger Document


Code of Ethics
Compensation, Reimbursement and Attendance
Defense and Indemnification
Disposition of Property Guidelines
Whistle Blower


2020 – OSC Budget Report – WEDC
2019 – OSC Budget Report – WEDC
2018 – OSC Budget Report – WEDC
2017 – OSC Budget Report – WEDC

OSC Reports

2019 OSC WEDC Investment Report
2019-OSC-WEDC Procurement Report
2018-OSC-WEDC Annual Report
2018-OSC-WEDC Certified Financial Audit
2018-OSC-WEDC Real Property Report
2018 Assessment of Internal Controls
2018 OSC WEDC investment report
2018-OSC-WEDC Procurement Report
2017-OSC-WEDC Procurement Report
2017-OSC-WEDC Certified Financial Report
2017 OSC WEDC Annual Report
2017-OSC-WEDC Real Property report
2017 Assessment Of Internal Controls
2017 OSC WEDC investment report
2016 Assessment Of Internal Controls
2016 OSC WEDC annual report
2016 OSC WEDC Certified Financial audit
2016 OSC WEDC investment report
2016 OSC WEDC Procurement

Financial Documents

WEDC 2018 Scope of Audit
WEDC 2018 SAS 114 Management Letter
WEDC 2018 SAS 115 Internal Controls
WEDC Financial Statements 12-31-2008
WEDC – 2017 WEDC Scope Of Audit
WEDC – 2017 SAS 114 – Management Ltr
WEDC – 2017 SAS 115 – Internal Controls
WEDC – FS-12-31-17
WEDC – 2016 WEDC Scope Of Audit
WEDC – 2016 SAS 114 – Management Ltr
WEDC – 2016 SAS 115 – Internal Controls
WEDC Reissued– FS-12-31-16

Board of Directors

David Spickerman – Chairman
Steven LeRoy – Vice-Chairman
Kaye Stone-Gansz – Secretary
Robert Havrilla – Treasurer
Julie DiLella – Assistant Treasurer
Robert Debadts 
Jeannie Brockmyre
Tanya Hasseler – Assistant Secretary (ex-officio)

Audit & Finance Committee

Est. December 2006
Julie DiLella
Robert Havrilla
Pamela Heald
Brian Pincelli (ex-officio)
Kenneth VanFleet

2019 Meeting Dates

March 22, 2019
October 25, 2019
November 22, 2019

minutes of 3/22/19
minutes of 12/14/2018
minutes of 10/26/2018
minutes of 3/23/2018
minutes of 12/15/2017
minutes of 11/17/2017
minutes of 10/27/2017
minutes of 3/24/2017
minutes of 11/18/2016
minutes of 10/28/2016

Governance Committee

Est. December 2006
Jeannie Brockmyre
Robert Havrilla
Pamela Heald
, Chair
Brian Pincelli (ex-officio)
Kenneth VanFleet

2019 Meeting Dates

August 23, 2019
June 28, 2019

Minutes of 5/10/2017
Minutes of 4/13/2018

Loan Review Committee

Anna M. Bridger
C.J. Britt, Jr.
Kevin Groff
Tanya Hasseler (ex-officio)
Corey J. Kayhart
Brian Pincelli (ex-officio)


Board Meetings

  • The Board of the Wayne Economic Development Corporation (the “WEDC”) will conduct regularly scheduled monthly meetings immediately following the Agency’s regularly scheduled meetings set-forth above at 9 Pearl Street, Lyons, New York 14489 on the following dates:
  • January 25, 2019
  • February 22, 2019
  • March 22, 2019
  • June 28, 2019
  • Special Meeting – July 26, 2019
  • Special Meeting – August 23, 2019
  • October 25, 2019
  • November 22, 2019
  • January 24, 2020
  • *Please note at the date of posting these minutes have not yet been approved. The approved minutes of the meeting will be posted following board review at the next regularly scheduled meeting.
  • 2019 Minutes
  • Date
  • Minutes
  • Agenda
  • 2018 Minutes
  • Date
  • Minutes
  • Agenda
  • April 27, 2018
  • Meeting Not Held/No Quorum
  • Agenda
  • 2017 Minutes
  • Date
  • Minutes
  • Agenda

Contact The IDA For Previous Years

Key Documents


Strategic Plan

Financial Incentives

Public Hearing Notices