Denise Bulat has been with Bi-State Regional Commission since 1984. Prior to becoming the Executive Director she served as the Planning and Transportation Director for 13 years. She is a member of the International City Management Association. Denise oversees the various activities of the Bi-State Regional Commission which serves the five-county area of Muscatine and Scott Counties in Iowa and Henry, Mercer and Rock Island Counties in Illinois. Those activities include transportation, comprehensive, recreation, land use and environmental planning; coordination of community and economic development activities, grant writing and administration, graphics services, and intergovernmental efforts. Denise also serves on several not-for-profit boards.
• B.S., Animal Ecology, Iowa State University
• M.S., Environmental Engineering, University of Iowa
• M.P.A., Public Administration, Northern Illinois University