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St. Louis Economic Development Partnership

Board Description:
The St. Louis Economic Development Partnership’s board of directors serve as the umbrella for all economic development activity in St. Louis City and County.

Board Contact
Becky Ward
314.615.7679 | e-mail

Tracy Hart

Board Chair
President and CEO
Tarlton Corporation

Travis Sheridan

Board Vice Chair
Chief Community Officer
Wexford Science & Technology, LLC

Jeanne Dee

Board Treasurer
Anders CPAs + Advisors

Will Ross

Board Secretary
Associate Dean for Diversity Programs and Professor of Medicine
Washington University School of Medicine

Dr. Claudio Abreu

TriGlobal LLC

Jared Boyd

Chief of Staff
City of St. Louis

Kristine Callis-Duehl

Dreiemeyer Executive Director of Education
Donald Danforth Plant Science Center

Dara Eskridge

Executive Director
Invest STL

Charles Hinderliter

SVP of Government Affairs

John Maupin

Port Board Representative
Port District 2

Ambassador Kevin O'Malley

St. Louis County Port Authority Chairperson
Ambassador-in-Residence and Professor of Practice
St. Louis University School of Law
Port District 5

Beth Orwick

Chief of Staff
St. Louis County Government

Neal Richardson

Executive Director
St. Louis Development Corporation

Dana Sandweiss


Rickey Whittington

Vice President Corporate Accounts
Plaza Motors - Mercedes-Benz

Rodney Crim

CEO & President
St. Louis Economic Development Partnership