Matt Miller, Executive Director/President
Matt serves as the Executive Director/President of the Cumberland Economic Development Corporation. He brings a vast amount of knowledge in the areas of business development, workforce development, business attraction, retention and expansion. Matt worked as the CEDC’s Economic Development Specialist before being named Executive Director in August 2020. Prior to becoming employed with the CEDC, he worked at First Peoples Community Credit Union as their Business Development Officer.
Born and raised in the tri-state area, Matt has a passion for the success of Cumberland. After graduation from West Virginia University, he immediately sought to become actively involved in our community. His work with local non-profit organizations, particularly in the arena of event planning, has showcased his skills and passion for the work he does. His main project has been the creation of the Tri-State Wing-Off, an event fundraiser that has grown to attract people from all of the country and thousands of dollars each year to help support 15 area non-profit organizations. Matt has been involved in countless charitable events and organizations and is well-known in the community for his philanthropic devotion.
Matt’s enthusiasm and dedication toward community betterment will help enable the Cumberland Economic Development Corporation to reach the goals of their strategic plan. Matt is fully focused on, and attentive to, thoughts and concerns from our citizens as he is devoted to job creation and improvement of quality of life.