Gary Zabriskie Bio

Gary Zabriskie, EDFP

Director of Economic Development

Gary Zabriskie, EDFP,  is a Deputy Director at the Five County Association of Governments as well as the Director of Community and Economic Development.  He is also the Association’s Chief Technology Officer.  Mr. Zabriskie has been a professional community and economic development planner for over 28 years, working with municipal and county jurisdictions, as well as with state and federal agencies to address community and economic development needs in southwestern Utah.  Mr. Zabriskie has been with the Association since 1993, where he directs and manages the Community and Economic Development Division staff and program activities. He received a Bachelor of Science Degree in Urban Planning from the University of Utah and received certification by the National Development Council as an Economic Development Finance Professional (EDFP).

Mr. Zabriskie has extensive experience assisting local entities in identifying their community development needs, as well as investigating and developing strategies in finding appropriate funding avenues for those entities to address their needs.


Phone: (435) 673-3548 x 126