Will Williams named to Southern Economic Development Council’s board of directors

December 10, 2015

The Southern Economic Development Council, or SEDC, announced that Aiken Development Partnership Director Will Williams has been named the state director of South Carolina on the SEDC board of directors.

The state director will serve a two-year term. Williams will take the seat Jan. 1. Williams has been an SEDC member for almost five years. He was chosen for the position by his peers within South Carolina.

The Southern Economic Development Council is a 990 member nonprofit organization composed of a broad cross-section of active and influential industrial and economic developers from business and industry, utilities, transportation, financial and education institutions, chambers of commerce and local, regional and state development agencies.

Members in the 17-state area share a common interest: the promotion and enhancement of the economic development profession.

The SEDC region is: Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maryland, the District of Columbia, Mississippi, Missouri, North Carolina, Oklahoma, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia and West Virginia.

For more information about SEDC visit www.sedc.org.

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