In 2019 Amanda joined the City of Chillicothe as the Economic Development Director. Under the general supervision of the Mayor and Economic Development Committee of the City Council, she manages and direct city efforts aimed at business, economic and community development; marketing and tourism.
She works to retain and expand existing businesses, attract new businesses, promote the community and seek opportunities to grow the city.
August 29th, 2022 | 29 mins 10 secs
eco devo, econdev, economic development
Amanda Beadles absolutely loves the small town of Chillicothe, Illinois. That's good because she's their local economic developer, and small town econ dev can be difficult without the right mental attitude.