On February 20, 2019, the Grant County Economic Development Council (GCEDC) held the 2019 Annual Investor Meeting at Big Bend Community College. During the meeting the investors voted in the 2019-2022 Board of Directors.
Gregg Fletcher with Confluence Health and Dr. Terry Leas with Big Bend Community College were elected to service a second term on the board.
Joseph Akers with SGL Group, Katherine Ryf with Landau Associates, Peggy Nevsimal with the Grand Coulee Dam Area Chamber of Commerce, Juanita Richards with Horizon Credit Union were voted to serve their first term. Louis Szablya with the Grant County PUD was voted to replace Diane Chestnut, who has stepped down from the board.
At the regular board meeting that was held directly after the meeting, the board of directors voted in the 2019 officers for GCEDC. Dr. Terry Leas will continue on as president for a second year. Gilbert Alvarado will be the vice-president, Dale Pomeroy will continue on as the secretary, William Coe will be the treasurer and LeAnne K. Parton will continue as the Past President.