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Kim Phillips to Join Lincoln Economic Development Association

Friday, November 16, 2007

Kim Phillips, outgoing Mayor of the Town of Huntersville, will join the Lincoln Economic Development Association as Business Development Manager”. Phillips will be responsible for marketing and prospect development as well as corporate communications and public relations for LEDA.

Ms. Phillips served three terms as Mayor of Huntersville in addition to three terms as commissioner. She has been involved with numerous organizations in the Charlotte-Mecklenburg region, including the Lake Norman Region Economic Development Commission, Capital Budget Advisory Committee, the Planning Commission, Metropolitan Transit Commission (where she served as Vice-Chair), the Centralina Council of Government, Metropolitan Planning Organization, and the Trust for Public Land.

Phillips has a B.A. in communications from Purdue University and a graduate degree in marketing and finance from the University of Cincinnati and was formerly employed in sales and marketing for Omni Hotels. She has been involved in commercial, office and industrial recruitment and development in Huntersville. Kim and her husband, Bruce, have three children and live in Denver, NC.

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