STURGIS, SD (9/25/2018) – Following a nationwide search, the Board of Directors of the Sturgis Economic Development Corp (SEDC) announces that Amanda Anglin has been appointed SEDC Executive Director effective October 15, 2018.
Anglin is a South Dakota native and graduate of South Dakota State University. She has been employed in various city government capacities, most recently as the City Administrator for the City of Lennox, SD. She also currently serves as Vice President of the Lincoln County Economic Development Association. Amanda and husband Mitch will be relocating to Sturgis with their two children.
Anglin states, “I am excited to make the transition from municipal government to economic development, and to be a part of the SEDC team that has done so much to help Sturgis grow.”
SEDC Board Chair Paul Bisson adds, “The SEDC board was thrilled to attract such talent for this integral position affecting our area’s bright future. We are confident that Amanda will do a great job leading the charge for economic growth in Sturgis and Meade County.”
Anglin will replace SEDC President Pat Kurtenbach, who will retire at the end of the year.