STURGIS | At the annual board retreat of the Sturgis Economic Development Corp, SEDC President Pat Kurtenbach announced her plans to retire at the end of 2018. Kurtenbach has been at the helm of SEDC since 2010.
The SEDC Board will begin a nationwide search this month for her replacement. While Kurtenbach is looking forward to a slower pace, she plans to stay active in development and community activities. Kurtenbach states, “One thing that has been apparent to me over the past eight years is the deep sense of community pride. With the help of many organizations and individuals, SEDC has been able to make significant contributions. I want to continue to be a part of that positive growth for our future.”
The position is posted soon at several locations including the SEDC website -- sturgisdevelopment.com.