Dave Honz is an Economic Development Manager at the Nebraska Department of Economic Development (DED). He has held a number of positions since joining DED in 1989; working with businesses, communities, development organizations, and individuals to improve Nebraska. He works with Federal, State, and local resources to plan and invest in community and economic development projects across the state. Prior to joining DED, he worked for the Southern Iowa Council of Governments as a Planner, where he operated a Revolving Loan Fund for business financing, prepared strategic plans for communities, wrote and administered grants from various agencies.
Dave is a native of Omaha and currently lives in Lincoln with his wife and two children. He graduated from Northwest Missouri State University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Geography, minor in Economics.