James Hoelscher, CEcD
James Hoelscher, CEcDSenior Program Manager
As a Senior Program Manager with IDM, James provides consultation to rural/urban community and economic development organizations undertaking strategic planning.  He develops and facilitates community planning sessions for short and long-term needs, vision, resources, and programming related to entrepreneurship, business retention, industry recruitment, community-wide strategic planning, marketing, tourism, and organizational structure.  James has also contributed to a variety primary and secondary research related to community and economic development including Laborshed labor supply/availability, underemployment, layoffs, community economic trends, membership interests, and economic impact analyses.

Phone: (319) 273-6944

  • Strategic Planning
  • Small Business Development Counseling
  • STEM-Workforce Development
  • Community Marketing
  • Economic Impact Assessments


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