New Members


Lindsey Almond
Business Engagement and Development Manager
Tri-County Council for Southern Maryland

Bob Aydukovic
Maryland Center for Construction Education & Innovation, Inc. (MCCEI)

Chimabi Chijioke
Baltimore Gas and Electric

Kevin (Chris) Clark
Program Manger
Maryland Department of Business & Economic Development

William Cole, IV
President & CEO
Baltimore Development Corporation

Ryan Davis
Economic Development Planner
Tri-County Council for Western Maryland

Sal Fiorentino
Senior Vice President
ECS Mid-Atlantic, LLC

Jeff Fuchs
Executive Director
Maryland World Class Consortia

Darnell Grisby
Director of Policy Development & Research
American Public Transportation Association

Michele Hall
Assistant to the Director
Talbot County Office of Economic Development

JohnDre Jennings
Project Manager
Maryland Department of Housing & Community Development

Rosalie Johnson
Engineer Associate
Baltimore County Government

Steve Kozak
Director of Marketing
Howard County Economic Development Authority

Diane Lesman
Marketing & Development Coordinator
Dundalk Renaissance Corporation

Kassie Lewis
Washington County Department of Business Development

Carl Livesay
Manufacturing Director
Maryland Department of Business & Economic Development

Tom Lofland
Director, Economic Development
City of Havre de Grace

John Mason
Business Representative
Prince George's County Economic Development Corp.

Leanne Mazer
Executive Director
Tri-County Council for Western Maryland

Sandy Mehalko, DM
Regional Director - Western
Small Business Development Center (SBDC) Frostburg University

Natasha Mehu
Policy Analyst
Maryland Association of Counties (MACo)

Amy Menzer
Executive Director
Dundalk Renaissance Corporation

Amanda Nesmith
Industrial Development Manager
Norfolk Southern

Gabriella Orazio
Technician Support
Maryland Department of Business & Economic Development

Kelsey Pearson
Marketing and Communications Specialist
Charles County Department of Economic Development

Erika Quesenbery
Executive Director
Bel Air Downtown Alliance

Becky Reich
Main Street Manager
Town of Middletown

Martha Schoonmaker
Executive Director
Montgomery College Life Sciences Park

Eric Sklar
Support Technician
Maryland Department of Business & Economic Development

Raven Thompson
Economic Development Specialist
Baltimore Development Corporation

LaVita Tuff
Economic Development Specialist
Baltimore Development Corporation

Guy Winterberg
Assistant Director
Tri-County Council for Western Maryland

Ian Wolbert
Communications Manager
The Patuxent Partnership

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2011 Economic Development Week

Sponsored by:
MEDCO, Comcast, DHCD
50th Anniversary MEDASupported by: The Maryland Department of
Business and Economic Development

Highlighting the investment in partnerships that strengthens our competitiveness

October 24 - 28, 2011

Economic Development Week shines a spotlight on your economic successes! Maryland’s counties and cities are showcasing their accomplishments in fresh new ways, and we invite you to partner with us!

Proclamations of Economic Development Week include:

  • Governor Martin O'Malley
  • Allegany County
  • Anne Arundel County
  • Baltimore County
  • Carroll County
  • Charles County
  • City of Annapolis
  • City of Baltimore
  • City of Cambridge
  • City of Crisfield
  • City of Frederick
  • City of Hagerstown
  • City of Havre de Grace
  • Dorchester County
  • Frederick County
  • Garrett County
  • Harford County
  • Howard County
  • Prince George’s County
  • Queen Anne’s County
  • City of Rockville
  • St. Mary’s County
  • Somerset County
  • Talbot County
  • Town of Hurlock
  • Town of Princess Anne
  • Washington County

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