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Economic Development & Workforce Training Committee

This committee will focus on creating economic growth and stability in the Riverbend market area.  The committee will develop ways to retain, nurture our existing businesses…while promoting our region to new potential businesses.  The committee will also serve as a resource for our members to help become integrated in our community, and will provide monthly updates on news that could positively or negatively affect the area and our members.  The committee will also promote and assist with programs that focus on workforce development.


Lori Artis | Lewis and Clark Community College
Thomas Berry, Jr. | Jackson Lewis P.C.
Dale L. Blachford | Liberty Bank/UCB
Greg Caffey | Alton, City of
Doug Cobb | Carpenters Local 664
Melissa Erker | Phillips 66 Wood River Refinery
Pam Heepke | Raifort Commerce Park
John Keller | RiverBend Growth Association
Tim Kuebrich| Lake Drive Logistics
David Miller | St. Louis Regional Airport
Scott Reichmann | BARBERMurphy Group, Inc.
Stan Scott | Illinois American Water
Terry Shewmake |Int'l. Brotherhood of Elect. Workers #649
Alex St. Peters |RiverBend Growth Association
Dan St. Peters | St. Peters Hardware & Rental, Inc.
Denise Wolff |Berkshire Hathaway Home Services Elite Properties