Region 9 Economic Development District of Southwest Colorado

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Region 9 announces New Board Member

February 04, 2014

The Region 9 Economic Development District of Southwest Colorado announces addition of Andrea Phillips to their Board of Directors.

Andrea Phillips is the administrator for the Town of Mancos. Andrea grew up in central Ohio and received a Bachelorís Degree from the University of Colorado at Boulder and has a dual Masterís Degree from The Ohio State University in Public Policy and Management and City and Regional Planning. She serves as treasurer of the Southwest Colorado Council of Governments, is on the Montezuma Community Economic Development Association (MCEDA), and volunteers with the Mancos Trails Group, Mancos Valley Historical Society, and is a current participant in Leadership Montezuma.

Region 9 is a public/private partnership that promotes and coordinates economic development efforts in five Colorado counties. The Region 9 Board of Directors is comprised of representatives from the 17 local governmental jurisdictions and nine members from the private sector. The next Board meeting will be January 23, 2014. For more information, please call 970-247-9621.