Steve Yost, President

Steve Yost has led collaborative regional initiatives at the local, state, and regional levels in economic development since 1994. He has been a leader in marketing, strategic planning, site and infrastructure development, private fundraising, workforce development and the formation of public-private partnerships. 

Steve earned a B.A. in Political Science from Appalachian State University and holds an M.P.A. from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. He holds a Certified Economic and Community Developer designation and currently serves as president of the North Carolina Economic Developers Association.

Phone: 910-862-8511 x 220