Sample Community Development Director Resume

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Danny Middleton
3931 Wetzel Lane
Ellis Township, MI49705

Job Objective Seeking a position as Community Development Director in order to execute years’ worth of experience in field to help your organization.

Summary of Qualifications:

  • Thorough knowledge of technical ordinances, codes, and regulations pertaining to land use, zoning, subdivision, and site design
  • Good knowledge of the philosophies, principles, practices, and techniques of urban planning
  • Outstanding ability to read and interpret blueprints, specifications, site plans, and architectural designs
  • Good understanding of lease-up developments, operations processes and concepts
  • Ability to compare them with construction in progress, and to ensure compliance with appropriate codes and ordinances
  • Amazing ability to detect poor workmanship, inferior materials, and hazards of fire and collapse
  • Familiarity with Fair Housing laws, local and landlord tenant laws
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Superior leadership, management and motivational skills

Work Experience:

Community Development Director, August 2005 – Present
UDR, Inc, Ellis Township, MI

  • Reviewed building plans for compliance with the Town’s zoning ordinance, approved plans, and issued permits.
  • Developed and implemented strategic visions for community development that are in alignment with the Town’s Vision, goals and objectives.
  • Handled inquiries related to Town’s zoning ordinance and building code.
  • Conducted inspections of properties to assess compliance with the Town’s code and ordinances and issued notices regarding violations of the Town’s code and ordinances.
  • Promoted continuous improvement for Town Services.
  • Attended monthly Town Council Meetings and Work Sessions and other meetings.

Community Development Director, May 2000 – July 2005
Atria Senior Living Group, Ellis Township, MI

  • Forecasted, monitored, and administered Department budget.
  • Reviewed building plans for conformance with Town and state regulations regarding the Building Code, Property Maintenance, and Erosion and Sediment Control, and conducted on site inspections to assess compliance.
  • Ensured that all Community Development Department activities comply with Town goals, policies, procedures, as well as local, state, and federal regulations.
  • Facilitated and implemented development of tax incentives and other incentive programs.
  • Prepared revisions to the Town’s Comprehensive Plan.
  • Prepared revisions to land use and development ordinances.


Bachelor’s Degree in Public Administration, Stratford University, Falls Church, VA

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