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Joanna Shake named new executive director of Green River Area Develepment District


The Green River Area Development District has announced that Joanna Shake would replace retiring director Jiten Shah in May.

Joanna Shake

The announcement was made Wednesday at the district’s regular meeting by the GRADD Board of Directors Executive Director Search Committee.

Shake brings 22 years of Area Development District experience to the position, as she has served the last 22 years as the Associate Director of Community & Economic Development and serving in various other positions at GRADD the years prior.

Chairman of the Search Committee, Judge/Executive Brad Schneider says, “the committee was very confident that Ms. Shake would be approved by the GRADD Board of Directors as she has served the communities of the GRADD region, showcasing her expertise in bringing several projects to fruition during her tenor as the Economic Development Director”.

Shake will take the helm on May 1.

From Green River Area Development District


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