Alan Wood is the President and CEO of Burke Development Incorporated. His job is to foster and encourage economic development in the county. We talk to him about what that actually means, how is work affects the average person, and the relevance of global trade deals in the local economy. Before the interview we get a little emotional weighing in on the presidential race.
Check out two editorials written by Alan in The News Herald:
"Closing the skills gap in Burke County" - May 26, 2016
"Defining economic development" - August 18, 2015
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