The board of directors members are selected to serve 3 year terms, with a maximum of 3 consecutive terms. The group of 11 is the voting body, overseeing Grand Forks Region EDC operations, providing economic development strategy for the region, and making project funding recommendations to the city’s Growth Fund, and Jobs Development Authority. The board meets monthly on the second Thursday. Directors are elected at the annual meeting of members.
Board of Directors
Administrator, City of Grand Forks
Director, Happy Harry’s Bottle Shops
Commander, Grand Forks Air Force Base
Executive Director, Greater Grand Forks Young Professionals
Executive Director, Grand Forks Regional Airport Authority
President & CEO, The Chamber Grand Forks-East Grand Forks
The advisory board members join the board of directors once per quarter to review local and state economic development initiatives. Their input helps guide the actions of the board of directors.
Northland Community & Technical College
Nodak Electric Cooperative
LM Wind Power
True North Equipment
Assurity Finance & Development