Jim Youngquist Elected to the National Association of Development Organizations (NADO) Board of Directors
Jim Youngquist, Executive Director of the Arkansas Economic Development Institute in Little Rock was recently elected to the National Association of Development Organizations (NADO) 2018 – 2020 Board of Directors. He replaces Jack Couch, former member of the Kentucky Council of Area Development Districts, who recently retired.
We are honored to have Jim serve on NADO’s Board of Directors. He brings a wealth of expertise, knowledge, and leadership on regional community and economic development issues to the national level, stated Joe McKinney, NADO Executive Director. Most importantly, Jim is focused on helping our nation’s local communities pursue comprehensive regional strategies for remaining economically competitive in today’s rapidly changing global environment.
They will fill the remainder of the term of office through April 30, 2020.