The Arizona Association for Economic Development (AAED) has announced its new officers for 2019.
Nicole Snyder, director of business strategies and client solutions for Johnson Carlier, is AAED’s new president. Mignonne Hollis, AZED Pro, executive director of the Arizona Regional Economic Development Foundation, is the organization’s president-elect. Lori Collins, deputy economic development director for the city of Phoenix is now serving as vice president. Wendy Bridges, AZED Pro, economic development coordinator for the city of Prescott, assumes the duties of secretary/treasurer, while Richard Wilkie, CEcD, AZED Pro, economic development director for the city of Casa Grande, is immediate past-president.
The officers were approved at AAED’s general membership meeting held in conjunction with the organization’s spring conference in Tucson.
AAED, founded in 1974, has a mission to serve as Arizona’s unified voice advocating for responsible economic development through an effective program of professional education, public policy, and collaboration.
For more information on AAED, visit www.aaed.com or call (602) 240-2233.