Josh Elling is a seasoned and innovative leader who has been making a tremendous impact as the CEO of Jefferson East Inc. (JEI). Under his leadership, JEI has transformed the East Jefferson Corridor in Detroit, Michigan, into a vibrant and thriving community. In this article, we will take a closer look at Josh Elling’s background, his achievements, and his vision for JEI.
Josh Elling has an extensive background in community and economic development. He earned his Bachelor’s degree in Political Science from the University of Michigan and a Master’s degree in Urban Planning from Wayne State University. Prior to joining JEI, Josh held various leadership positions, including Senior Vice President of the Detroit Economic Growth Corporation and Director of Development for the City of Detroit Planning and Development Department.