The RAEDC is happy to welcome Gina Meeks, Business Development Assistant to the team.
As Business Development Assistant, Gina supports the Vice President for Development, with a focus on Voice of the Customer Surveys and as assistant liaison to the Business Retention & Expansion Solutions Team and the Education for Workforce Development Committee.
Additionally, Gina serves as the first point of contact for investors, clients, and partners. Her administrative duties include managing the reception and phones, providing assistance with scheduling and meeting preparation, and assistance in overseeing the maintenance of the client database. Gina also coordinates and assists with key events focused on strengthening our region’s economic base for its existing employers.
Gina grew up in the Chicago suburbs and has been a Rockford resident for the past 16 years. Gina joined the organization in April of 2016 with prior customer service and administrative experience. She has been active with her family non-profit organization, Inner-City Reconstruction Group, in a mentorship role as well as assisting with event planning and entertaining.