Our Mission

KEDC is a private nonprofit company dedicated to ensuring a diverse and strong economic climate for all businesses in Kerrville and Kerr County, Texas. The Kerr Economic Development Corporation (KEDC) was formed with the mission of stimulating a diversified and strong economic climate for Kerrville and Kerr County. ¬†We recruit new businesses, help established businesses’ retention and expansion efforts and work with local companies to provide economic data, workforce information, facilitation of the regulatory processes, real estate site searches and evaluation for potential economic development incentives.

Values

  • As a non profit we can work closely with the private sector and protect your confidence.
  • We will help you navigate regulatory processes as a one stop shop that facilitates getting deals done.
  • We represent the business community and find solutions for your needs.

Leadership

Formed in 2010, KEDC is managed by nine board members. One representative each from the Kerrville Chamber of Commerce, Kerrville Economic Improvement Corporation, Convention and Visitors Bureau, Kerrville ISD, Kerrville Public Utility Board, City of Kerrville, Kerr County and two local businesses. We actively market to five industry sectors: Airport / Aviation Prospects, Energy, Small / Light Manufacturing and Assembly Prospects, Craft Agriculture, Hotel Conference Center.

Brian D. O’Connor

Executive Director

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Charles L. McIlvain

President

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Mike Wittler

Vice President

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Tom Moser

Treasurer

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Mark Foust

Board Member

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Tom Houdeshell

Board Member

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Don Barnett

Board Member

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Walt Koenig

Board Member

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Mayor Bonnie White

Board Member

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