Who We Are

Industrial Development Authority

Board Description:
The Industrial Development Authority of St. Louis County administers the industrial development bond program (IDB).  Bonds issued through the program enjoy a tax-exempt status, providing low-interest-rate financing for qualifying businesses.  Federal law limits the availability of bonds to manufacturers and 501(C)(3) corporations.  In addition, low-interest taxable bond programs have been introduced.  The board of directors is appointed by the St. Louis county executive.

SLEDP Contact:
Judy Cromer
Vice President for Business Finance
314.615.7689 | e-mail

Allen Bluiett, Jr.

Board Chair
Global Infra. Capacity Mgmt.
Century Link

Ashwin Dundoo

Board Vice Chair
Director of Finance
Reliant Care Management Co.

Eric Gutberlet

Board Secretary & Treasurer
Partner & Sr. Sales Consultant
Research Based Solutions

Mike Walter


Anthony Lancia

Vice President of Industry Relations, Associated General Contractors of Missouri
Business Finance