Actively pursue the expansion and retention of businesses to promote regional economic growth.


    • Defined The Chamber of Commerce’s role and influence in the economic development process
    • Partnered with Middletown Economic Development Department on 32 Business & Expansion visits
    • Participates and supports Middletown City School District in their Strategic Planning process
    • Redesigned the Expo to include a career exploration component that increases business visibility and to introduce future workforce applicants to those businesses
    • Alignment of Jobs in Demand with educational institutions
    • Created Local Employment Opportunities document
    • Facilitated Miami Regionals & Yaskawa Motoman meeting that led to RAPIDS Grant
    • Celebrated 39 ribbon cuttings, anniversaries and milestones with local businesses