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Divita brings experience to community development

Community Development Director

Kristin Maglabe

October 7, 2014

Ellen Divita plans to bring her experience from other towns she’s worked in to her new position as Community Development director.When getting her master’s in urban planning at the University of Illinois, Divita did work for Urbana; since then, she has worked in Geneva, Oswego and Woodstock, among ot...

DeKalb names Ellen Divita Community Development director

Northern Star Staff

September 29, 2014

Ellen Divita has been selected as DeKalb’s Community Development director.Divita begins serving Nov. 20.The Community Development director was a position City Manager Anne Marie Gaura recommended during the Fiscal Year 2015 Budget process. The director position will lead and manage a reconstituted ...