10/2014 – 9/2017 (First Term)
Anja Bendel has been working in economic development since 2008. She has been working at the economic development organization for Cheyenne and Laramie County, Cheyenne LEADS, since 2011 as the Director of Business Development. Prior to coming to LEADS, Anja was the Executive Director of the High Plains Economic Development District in southeast Wyoming.
Anja holds a BA in German from Colorado State University and a dual Master’s degree in Business Administration and German Language and Literature from the University of Colorado. In 2000 through 2003 Anja lived and worked in Frankfurt, Germany where she developed a deeper understanding of the German language and culture.
Anja is a graduate of both Leadership Platte County and Leadership Wyoming (Class of 2013).
121 W. 15th St. / PO Box 1045
Cheyenne, WY 82003