Our HCDC team is Creative, Cutting Edge, Efficient, Energetic, Innovative, Powerful, Professional, Reliable, and Trustworthy.
The HCDC team works alongside their executive board members made up of local business owners, and bright entrepreneurs.
Meet the team who supports businesses and organizations all throughout the local and regional communities
Carol joined the HCDC economic development team as Executive Director in 2011. Carol entered the economic development profession in 2001, receiving her Economic Development Finance Professional certification in 2004. Carol’s responsibilities include overseeing all aspects of economic development within Huron County including project management; business retention and expansion program; workforce assistance; new business startup assistance; and representing the county’s interest with local, regional, and state agencies.
Karmen brings a wealth of knowledge relative to workforce solutions to the team’s economic development and workforce efforts and has established working relationships with businesses throughout Huron County. Karmen’s expertise with social media, websites, and marketing is a real asset to the organization.
HCDC Executive Board
Meet our HCDC Executive Board who brings so much knowledge and business skill to our organization
Jerry Shoemaker, Lifetime Honorary Member
One of the founding fathers of the organization and has held various positions on the HCDC Executive Board over the years. Jerry’s efforts on behalf of the economic growth of our county is sincerely appreciated and we are honored to make him our first HCDC Honorary, Lifetime member serving in an Ex-Officio role on our board.
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