Linda M. Christle, Executive Director of Economic Development Sedalia-Pettis County, has been awarded re-certification by the International Economic Development Council (IEDC).
Christle first achieved the Certified Economic Developer designation in 1992. CEcD re-certification, required every three years, was awarded to Christle, who met demanding requirements for continuing education and service to the profession.
With more than 38 years of economic development experience, Christle has received numerous awards, including the 2014 Professional Economic Developer of the Year from her peers at Missouri Economic Development Council and the 2011 Governors Career Service In Economic Development Award.
The designation of Certified Economic Developer is a highly recognized national recognition that denotes a mastery of principal skills in economic development, professional attainment and a commitment to professional growth. Christle first earned certification by passing a rigorous three-part, two-day examination, testing her knowledge, proficiency, and judgment in the key areas of economic development.
Release courtesy of Economic Develoment Sedalia-Pettis County