The Nominating Committee of the International Economic Development Council has elected Southern Idaho Economic Development Organization Executive Director Jan W. Rogers to the IEDC Board of Directors for a two-year term.
IEDC is a membership organization that helps economic development professionals create high-quality jobs, develop communities and improve the quality of life in their regions.
During Rogers’ tenure as SIEDO executive director, the regional public partnership based in Jerome has recruited more than 30 new industrial and commercial businesses and has assisted in several major expansions. Rogers is past president of the Idaho Economic Development Association and is chairwoman of the Awards Advisory committee for the IEDC. She has spoken or participated as a panelist at several national, state and local economic development