Twin Falls, ID — Southern Idaho Economic Development (SIED) announced today the appointment of Jan Rogers as Interim Executive Director. Rogers led SIED as the founding executive director from 2001-2015. She worked with southern Idaho city and county members to bring in over 30 companies and numerous business expansions.
“Southern Idaho Economic Development is excited to welcome Jan Rogers as our interim director,” said Dan Olmstead, SIED board chair. “Jan’s broad economic development experience, regional relationships, and her 15-year previous history with SIED will serve our economic development efforts in the region very well,” he said.
As interim executive director, Rogers will continue the mission of business attraction for the region. Her extensive involvement in the community and professional ties with local business leaders has enabled her to work successfully, both locally and nationally, on business recruitment and retention/expansion projects.
“I am very excited to once again be a part of team Southern Idaho as the organization moves through this transition,” said Rogers.
To learn more about Southern Idaho Economic Development and the Southern Idaho region, please visit us online at southernidaho.org.
About Southern Idaho Economic Development
Southern Idaho Economic Development is a joint venture of public and private sectors throughout the Magic Valley, formed to help diversify and strengthen the local economy by retaining and attracting business to the Southern Idaho region. Southern Idaho Economic Development works closely with communities throughout the region to promote economic development through expansion of existing business and to implement a focused consistent program to attract new businesses and talent to the region. For more information about Southern Idaho Economic Development and/or the Southern Idaho region, please visit southernidaho.org.
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