March 3, 2020 7:30 am - 8:30 am
Taco Johns - 7910 6th Street, 80549 Wellington, CO US
“Town efforts to support business development, retention and expansion.”
Guest Speaker: Michelle Vance / Economic Development Director
Michelle Vance is currently the Economic Development Director for the Town of Wellington. In her capacity, she is responsible for creating and implementing various economic development strategies, including business development, retention, expansion, and small business support. She enjoys partnerships with the Wellington Area Chamber of Commerce, Wellington Main Streets Program, and other entities to promote business and economic development interests within the community. Michelle joined the Town in June 2019 from the Tehachapi Valley Recreation & Park District, District Manager. She graduated from California State University Bakersfield where she earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Public Policy Administration with a concentration in marketing. Further, she has taken several advanced courses while attending the MPA program at Cal State University Bakersfield. Michelle is also a member of the Larimer County Workforce Development Board, Business Retention & Expansion Team, Regional Economic Development Initiative and the Wellington & Fort Collins Chamber of Commerce. Michelle lives in Wellington with her husband Rick and has two children Wyatt (25) and Kelsey (23).