Fitzgerald named new Economic Development executive director for ACEDC

The Athens County Economic Development Council (ACEDC) has appointed Mollie Fitzgerald as its new economic development executive director, the Athens Messenger reports. Fitzgerald has served ACEDC as assistant director since August 2019, and was previously the executive director of Athens-based nonprofit Live Healthy Appalachia. She “has played a key role in the ACEDC’s on-going projects and holds a strong understanding of the local, regional and state economic development programs, partners and networks,” according to the article. She is an Ohio University graduate and holds her Master of Public Administration from the Voinovich School of Leadership & Public Affairs. For more, read the full article (subscription required).

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