Region III-A Staff


Executive Director
Jessica Grossman
Jessica joined Region III-A in July of 2014. Previously she worked as a communications specialist at Parkview Huntington Hospital. She has experience in Government affairs, economic development and community relations. She is a graduate from Indiana University with a bachelor's degree in political science and telecommunications. She lives in Huntington with her husband and step daughter.

Director of Housing job description

 Richard Yoder
Housing Specialist


Dave Gee
Director of Technical Services
Dave joined Region III-A in 2004. He graduated from the Philadelphia College of Art with a Bachelor of Science in Industrial Design and first worked on the east coast as a Point of Purchase (POP) designer. In 1981 he returned to the Midwest and worked in the pharmaceutical industry. Dave is married and has a son. In his spare time he is working to remodel an 1850’s farmhouse.
David Schaefer
Technical Services Planner
Dave’s functions include working on traffic count studies, reports, and analysis for INDOT, FEMA, and the Region III-A counties. Dave also assists the other Planners with data and GIS Mapping support. He received a Bachelor of Science degree from Purdue University at IPFW. Dave is happy to be married with three grown children and four active grandchildren.
Kristine Christlieb
Community Development Planner
Kristine started with Region III-A in June 2010. Her focus is on projects in LaGrange and Steuben counties. She’s already worked on a wide range of projects, including the Town of Fremont’s downtown revitalization, the Northeast Indiana Brownfield Coalition’s assessment grant, and the Town of Shipshewana’s water project. Kristine is a Lilly Endowment Scholarship recipient with a background in marketing and education. She and her husband Kim live near the Town of Orland.
  David Keuhl
Community Development Planner

Marjorie Keller
Office Manager
Marjie joined Region III - A in July of 2007. She graduated from Indiana Business College with an Associate’s degree in Business Administration and an Associate’s degree in Accounting. Along with managing the office, she is responsible for the Compliance Monitoring for Towne Village Apartments and is a Housing Credit Certified Professional.