BENTON AREA ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION
Since its incorporation in 1998, the Benton Area EDC has been privileged
to have strong and determined leadership
working relentlessly for business, industry, and communities.
Pursuant to Article VI in the by-laws, at least one-third of the board shall be elected annually.
John Huffman, Chairman
Bill Simpson, Vice Chairman
John D. Aiken, Treasurer / Paul Coons, Secretary
Rick Linton, Executive Director
PERMANENT BOARD MEMBERS:
Fred Kondritz / Mayor, City of Benton
The Board of Directors of the Benton-West City EDC is composed of a cross-section of community and business leaders.
Eighteen members are elected at large, and two members are representatives of the original founding organizations and key supporters.
BOARD MEMBERS :
John Huffman / Bill Simpson / Paul Coons / John D. Aiken / Steve Woodfin / Dave Cooper / Rick Linton / Larry Miller
John Gulley / Kelly Stewart / David Oxford / Lindsay Yunkus Darnell / Rex Rowland / Dennis Miller / Eli Cox / Mike Brachear
Brian Calcaterra / Matthew Harrison