The Cumberland Economic Development Corporation (CEDC) is pleased to announce that Paul J. Kelly, Jr. will lead the organization as its Executive Director.
The CEDC conducted a national search for this position and interviewed candidates from across the country. Paul brings tremendous passion for positive economic change to the position and, as a Cumberland native and attorney with private development experience, he is uniquely suited to implement the CEDC’s Strategic Plan.
“Paul brings a wealth of experience to the organization; he is involved with small, entrepreneurial businesses, large corporations, and has hands-on experience creating strategic partnerships and developing complex projects.” said CEDC Board Chairman Jonathan Hutcherson. “His passion for positive change in our region is driven by a clear vision and a demonstrated ability to take action.”
About Cumberland Economic Development Corporation
The Cumberland Economic Development Corporation is a registered Maryland non-profit economic development organization focused on the betterment of the Cumberland region, headquartered in Cumberland, Maryland. The CEDC is overseen by a board of directors comprised of established business leaders and staffed by professionals with years of economic development experience and education.