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Lakewood's Economic Development office is housed in the City Manager's Office.   We have a staff of three, each dedicated to addressing each of Lakewood's unique needs. 


 Nanette Neelan ED Staff

Nanette Neelan 

Economic Development Director/Deputy City Manager

Phone: 303-987-7050


 Robert Smith

Robert Smith

Economic Development Manager

Phone: 303-987-7732

 Vanessa Zarate

Vanessa Zarate

Economic Development Specialist

Phone: 303-987-7514






Contact Information:

Lakewood Economic Development
Civic Center South
480 S. Allison Parkway
Lakewood, CO 80226
Direct: 303-987-7730 | Email:

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