Community Development
130 High Street, Hamilton OH

Tel: 513-785-5391
Hours:  8:00am - 5:00pm

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Community Development - Staff Directory

Susan Ellerhorst
Name: Susan Ellerhorst
Title: Community Development Administrator
About: Susan oversees the administration, manages the compliance activities, and budgets for HOME (Home Investment Partnership Program) and CDBG (Community Development Block Grant Program). Prior to joining Community Development, she received a Master's Degree in Public Administration and has over sixteen years of experience in local government administration.
Olivia Linderman
Name: Olivia J. Linderman
Title: Community Development Specialist

Olivia joined the Community Development Department in January, 2023. Prior to joining the department, Olivia received a Bachelor's Degree in Urban Affairs and Planning as well as a GIS certification in 2022. Olivia manages CDBG and HOME projects and seeks to provide beneficial assistance to residents and local organizations.



Deanna Grizzell
Name: Deanna L. Grizzell
Title: Administrative Assistant/Bookkeeper
About: Deanna joined the Community Development Department in December 2022. Prior to this Deanna worked as an office manager and bookkeeper for a company in the private sector. She is responsible for maintaining the financial records, reporting, disbursement of funds, and other support functions for the Community Development Block Grant, HOME Program and Capital Improvement Projects.