About CRD

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Overview

The Center for Regional Development is a community focused organization that partners with, convenes, and connects community stakeholders to BGSU faculty, students, and resources to enhance the economic well-being and quality of life in northwest Ohio. 

Vision

The Center for Regional Development is a trusted partner and regional capacity-builder that is nationally recognized for its neutral, community-focused, and innovative work in economic and community development including placemaking, data analytics, program evaluation, and planning facilitation.

Mission

The Center for Regional Development partners with and convenes community stakeholders to enhance the economic well-being and quality of life in northwest Ohio by serving as a trusted and neutral capacity builder, data analytics provider, planning facilitator, program evaluator, and a bridge to BGSU faculty, students, and resources.

View the 2021 - 2025 CRD Strategic Plan