The Sherman Economic Development Corporation (SEDCO) is accepting applications for their next President/CEO. Located approximately 40 miles north of the Dallas-Fort Worth metroplex, the City of Sherman has a population of approximately 40,000 and is the county seat of Grayson County. Sherman is a welcoming and family-friendly community with award-winning schools, a low cost of living, and a revitalized downtown. SEDCO works closely with the Sherman City Council to annually adopt a Plan of Work to guide the development, redevelopment, and community enhancement in Sherman and the surrounding area.
The ideal candidate must have a bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university in economic development, public administration, business administration, marketing, or a closely related field; a master’s degree is preferred. CEcD or PCED certification is desirable. The position requires a minimum of five years of progressively responsible experience in economic development. Residency within the City of Sherman or its ETJ is required within six months of hire date.
About Sherman Economic Development Corporation
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