The purpose of the Polk County Economic Development Corporation is to encourage and promote Economic Development and capital investment in Polk County in order to create and retain attractive jobs, enhance our community’s tax base, and facilitate positive sustainable economic Growth.
The following values articulate the principles and values held by the PCEDC’s Board of Directors and Staff:
- Building Relationships
- Organizational Stability
At the September 23rd, 2014 board meeting of the Polk County Economic Development Corporation, the annual election of officers was held. The following pictures and captions depict the changes.
The board members on behalf of the respective organizations volunteer their time and talents, without any compensation or expense reimbursement, to the support of economic development in Polk County and the Greater St, Croix Valley Region.
Polk County Economic Development Corporation Board of Directors and Staff.
Front row (L-R): Matt Johnson, Chet Johnson Drugs; Kelly Hibbs, Sterling Bank; Danette Olson, Danette Olson Consulting; Tom Braml, Century Link; Josh Hallberg, DN Campground and Polk County Board of Supervisors representative. Back Row (L-R): Trudy Popenhagen, Xcel Energy; Bruce Noll, Eagle Valley Bank; Dave Rasmussen, MSA Engineering; Eric Duelholm, Colliers International; John Richards, Northwestern Wisconsin Electric Company; Pete Kling, Bremer Bank; Steve Healy, Executive Director. Missing from the photo are Adam Jarchow, Bakke Norman; and Bill Schmidt, Polk-Burnett Electric Cooperative.
Pictured (L-R): Eric Dueholm, the new Polk County Economic Development Board President and Trudy Popenhagen, outgoing Board President who will move info the Past President position.
Pictured (L-R): Bruce Noll, Secretary; Eric Dueholm, President; Trudy Popenhagen, Past President; and Tom Braml, newly elected Vice-President. Missing from the photo is Adam Jarchow, Secretary.