Staff

Krista Trout-Edwards
Executive Director

Amy Rose Robinson
Assistant Director

Mariah Monahan
Office Coordinator

Quinton Hay
Housing Projects Manager

Krista Trout-Edwards

Executive Director

Amy Rose Robinson

Property & Project Coordinator

Angela Whitesell

Office & Program Coordinator

Mariah Monahan

Administrative Assistant

Mission and Vision

Mission: To support the revitalization of communities in Calhoun County.

Vision: The Calhoun County Land Bank Authority is a catalyst for community stabilization by creating equitable, inclusive opportunities through sustainably repurposing challenged properties.

Some of Our Partners

National Land Bank Assocation
HBA
Community Progress
Congress for New Urbanism
Battle Creek Association of Realtors
MHPN
MALB
MALB

    History

    Organization is created within the County Treasurer’s office

    Inventory grows exponentially after housing market crash

    Neighborhood Stabilization Program (HUD) provided emergency assistance to Calhoun County and was administered through the Land Bank

    Neighborhood Stabilization Program (HUD) provided emergency assistance to Calhoun County and was administered through the Land Bank

    Executive Director appointed to head the Land Bank

    Executive Director appointed to head the Land Bank

    Hires two dedicated staff members

    Creates brand, programs and webpage to support work and community engagement

    Augments staff with AmeriCorps Vista students

    Moves to an independent office in the county building

    Hires a fourth full-time team member

    Completes $3.8M blight elimination grant

    Begins work on first immersive land reuse plan