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The Catawba County EDC Board of Directors is comprised of 9 members.  These members are appointed for three year terms by Catawba County (5) and the cities of Conover (1), Hickory (2) and Newton (1).

 

2016-2017 Board of Directors

Dan Timmerman, Chairman
Timmerman Manufacturing
Appointed by the City of Conover
Term expires June 30, 2019

Robin Nicholson, Vice Chair
Duke Energy
Appointed by Catawba County
Term expires June 30, 2019

Dr. Garrett Hinshaw, Secretary/Treasurer
Catawba Valley Community College
 Appointed by Catawba County
Term expires June 30, 2017

Ellie Bradshaw
Patrick Harper & Dixon, LLC
Appointed by Catawba County
Term expires June 30, 2017 

Tony Rose
Catawba Valley Medical Center
Appointed by the City of Hickory
Term expires June 30, 2017

Lance Sellers
Peoples Bank
Appointed by the City of Newton
Term expires June 30, 2018

Stephen Shuford
Shurtape Technologies
Appointed by the City of Hickory
Term expires June 30, 2018

Susanne Swinnie
ZF
Appointed by Catawba County
Term expires June 30, 2019

Steve von Drehle
von Drehle Corporation
Appointed by Catawba County
Term expires June 30, 2018