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Craig Sawyer

Principal and Managing Partner
ESR Advisors


Mr. Sawyer is a Principal and Managing Partner of ESR Advisors, formerly Equitable Development Consultants, L.L.P., a community economic development consultancy firm. Established in 2002, the firm has consulted and assisted numerous organizations and businesses in a wide range of community-based economic development projects, especially commercial district revitalization, real estate development, job creation/entrepreneurship development, and social enterprise development initiatives. A former member of the Network staff who has consulted with many of our members, he has more than 20 years of experience helping organizations implement economic development plans and development strategies to bring visions of vibrant and healthy communities and businesses to life. Mr. Sawyer joined the Network Board of Directors in 2016.