Economic and Community Development Specialist – Ohio Mid-Eastern Governments Association (OMEGA)

The Economic & Community Development Specialist (Development Specialist) will be responsible for
executing critical community engagement and grant-writing management tasks within OMEGA’s
Appalachian Regional Commission (ARC) and U.S. Economic Development Administration (EDA) service
areas. The Development Specialist will work under the supervision of OMEGA’s ARC Program Manager as
well as the Senior Development Specialist, with tasks divided between ARC and EDA grant-writing and
related tasks. The position is ideal for an early- to-mid-level professional seeking an opportunity to engage
in impactful local planning and grant-writing as they relate to infrastructure and industrial development
in communities throughout mid-eastern Ohio.

Workforce Collaborative Receives Economic Development Award from Mid-America Economic Development Council

The Clinton County Workforce Collaborative (Collaborative) was recognized by the Mid-America Economic Development Council at the 2023 Mid-America Competitiveness Conference, held November 29-December 1, in Indianapolis. The Collaborative received the Workforce & Talent (Large Division) Award in acknowledgement of the rapidity and effectiveness of the projects and initiatives brought forward by the Collaborative’s participating members. The panel of judges especially noted the ability of the Collaborative to mobilize the necessary resources in a rural county.

Economic Development Administrator – City of Dublin, Ohio

Serves as an action-oriented project manager, proactively initiating cutting-edge economic development programs and executing the City of Dublin’s Economic Development strategic plan and supporting the City’s overall vision of being a global city of choice. Builds relationships with the Dublin business community and other regional, state, and international partners to recognize and develop policies and programs that serve as differentiators for the City of Dublin. Administers the City’s Business Retention and Expansion Program organized by Business District.