Economic Development DistrictThe Six County Economic Development Program
Economic Development Program – EDA provides an annual federal grant which is used to develop, coordinate and manage a regional economic development program. County coordination of the program is through the Six County Technical Committee.
This committee is made up of each county’s economic development director/coordinator, the Board Chair of the SCEDD, and representatives of partner agencies with a regional economic development emphasis. Additionally, staff provides technical assistance to counties as they work toward goal attainment of their economic development endeavors. This includes monthly attendance and participation in county economic development council/board meetings as well as other involvement as requested.
Other staff responsibilities include, but are not limited to, organizing bi-monthly meeting and taking minutes, annual EDA grant development, District reports, audits, correspondence, development and management of a five year plan known as the Comprehensive Economic Development Strategy (CEDS), interface and coordination with partner agencies, training of local officials and board members, and other duties as assigned.
Staff includes Russ Cowley, Program Director; Cheryl Busk, Executive Assistant; and JaLyne Ogden, Chief Financial Officer.
2017 SIX COUNTY ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT DISTRICT BOARD
|Tooter Ogden (Chair)||Sevier||Elected Official||Commissioner||County Government|
|Byron Woodland||Juab||Elected Official||Commissioner||County Government|
|Wayne Jackson||Millard||Elected Official||Commissioner||County Government|
|Newell Harward||Wayne||Private Business||Owner/Mgr.||Harward & Reese Const.|
|Rick Dalton||Junction||Elected Official||Mayor||City Government|
|Glade Nielson||Nephi||Elected Official||Mayor||City Government|
|Michael Holt||Fillmore||Elected Official||Mayor||City Government|
|John Christensen||Mayfield||Private Business||Owner||Lone Star Services|
|David Ogden||Richfield||Richfield City||Mayor||City Government|
|Darin Bushman (V. Chair)||Piute||Elected Official||Commissioner||County Government|
|Scott Bartholomew||Sanpete||County Government||Commissioner||County Government|
|Cody Grundy||Loa||Elected Official||Mayor||City Government|
|Adus Dorsey||Wayne||County Government||Director||Economic Development|
|Brent Boswell||Juab||County Government||Director||Economic Development|
|Scott Barney||Millard||County Government||Director||Economic Development|
|Kevin Christensen||Sanpete||County Government||Director||Economic Development|
|Malcolm Nash||Sevier||County Government||Director||Economic Development|
|Lorraine Gregerson||Richfield||Chamber of Commerce||Director||Richfield Chamber|