Nora Rikel Paducah Economic Development

Glen Anderson

Interm President/CEO

Glen Anderson was named Greater Paducah Economic Development’s Interim President/CEO for his strong leadership skills, business experience and dedication to the community. Glen was the general manager of Paducah Water for 21 years before retiring and has served as the President of the Rotary Club of Paducah and Chair of the Board of Paducah Area Chamber of Commerce in 2011.

Nora Rikel Paducah Economic Development

Nora Rikel

Chief Financial Officer

Nora Rikel began her employment with the Greater Paducah Economic Development Council in 1989 assisting with the community’s effort to attract the Atomic Vapor Laser Isotope Separation project (AVLIS). Upon completion of that project, she was hired as an administrative assistant. Accounting and financial functions for the organization were soon added to her job duties. Nora possesses vast institutional knowledge of Paducah businesses and local government.

Heather Pierce

Project Manager

Heather Pierce is the Project Manager for Greater Paducah Economic Development. Heather will assist in the implementation of the Forward Paducah strategy by working collaboratively with the public/private sectors. She will also be working with the recruitment of businesses to the area and the expansion/retention of our current businesses.

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