Lethbridge County Economic Development Officer Elected to Economic Developers Alberta Board
LETHBRIDGE- Lethbridge County is pleased to announce that Economic Development Officer Martin Ebel has been elected to the board of directors of Economic Developers Alberta (EDA) for a two-year term. EDA is the only professional organization in Alberta for economic developers, providing information, networking, and other opportunities for economic development professionals to build partnerships on a local, national, and international level.
“This is a very exciting announcement for Lethbridge County,” says Reeve Lorne Hickey. “Mr. Ebel will bring a unique Southern Alberta perspective to EDA and help to move the organization forward. We are proud of the work Mr. Ebel has done for Lethbridge County since joining us in 2013 and are confident in the contribution he will make to EDA over the next two years.”
“It is an honour to be elected by my peers to the EDA board, and I look forward to serving the organization, my fellow economic developers and the citizens of Alberta at an important time in our province’s history,” says Economic Development Officer Martin Ebel. “There are significant economic challenges, but also great opportunities for our province, and I am excited to help move things forward in a positive way.”
Trevor Lewington, Director of Economic Development Lethbridge has also been elected to the EDA board of directors.
For more information on Economic Developers Alberta, please visit www.edaalberta.ca