Planning and Economic Development Department

The Planning Department's mission is to work in partnership with residents, Town departments and the private sector to build, sustain and manage a high quality of life in Manchester. The department provides policy analysis, administrative support, project management, and technical expertise to public and private groups and individuals.


Name Title Phone
Gary Anderson, AICP Director of Planning and Economic Development 860-647-3044
Megan Pilla, PLA, ASLA Senior Planner
Current Planning
Heather Guerette Community Development
Program Manager
David Laiuppa Environmental Planner/
Wetlands Agent
Dan Pesce Downtown Development Specialist 860-647-6021
Kyle Shiel, AICP Senior Planner
Comprehensive Planning
Katie Williford Administrative Secretary 860-647-3048
AnneMarie Boyle Senior Account Associate 860-647-3044