Noblesville Native Hired As New Economic Development Specialist

Posted by Noblesville Economic Development under News

The City of Noblesville is pleased to announce the hiring of Aaron Head as its new economic development specialist. Head, a lifelong resident of Noblesville, began his new position on August. 17.

“I am so grateful to be able to serve the community that I love. Having the opportunity to work in a position that will positively impact the quality of life for fellow residents is a really great feeling,” he said.

Head’s new duties will consist of data collection and research on Noblesville’s available sites and buildings to provide current and quick inventory. He will focus on developable ground and prioritize its marketing potential. Economic Development Director Judi Johnson said Head will be her department’s liaison with planning, engineering and external utility providers. He will continue to use his planning expertise to assist in project development. Johnson said Head will use his relationship building skills to drive interest in business attraction, retention and expansion.

“The integrating and alignment of planning and economic development practices are very important for future growth opportunities,” said Johnson. “Aaron’s past planning experience, along with his passion for his hometown of Noblesville, will serve the citizens well as he works to grow the local economy.”

Head and his wife, Amanda, graduated Noblesville High School in 1999 and 2000 respectively. They have two children, Tiffany, 9, and Jake, the newest family member at 9 months. Head received his bachelor’s degree at Ball State University. For the past 10 years he has worked for the City of Fishers Community Development Department as an associate planner. Head serves on the H.A.N.D. Neighborhoods NOW Advisory Committee.

Aaron Head

Aaron Head