Three open seats on the Juneau Economic Development Council Application Deadline Friday, October 26.

October 24, 2018 – Current Issues, News

The Juneau Economic Development Council annually has openings on its Board of Directors.  JEDC Board members are recommended to the CBJ Assembly by the current JEDC Board and then appointed by the CBJ Assembly based upon their experience and expertise in areas relating to economic development and our local economy.

There are three board seats open for an appointment of approximately three years starting on/about November 2018. Interested parties should complete an online CBJ Board Application at and attach a letter of interest directed to the JEDC Board of Directors that briefly describes your qualifications and/or interest in serving on the JEDC Board of Directors. If interested in the appointment to the non-profit environmental organization seat, you should also indicate that in your letter.

The deadline for applying is Friday, October 26, 2018.  Interested candidates should plan on participating in interviews with current members of the JEDC Board on November 7, 2018 between 12:30 and 2PM.

The Juneau Economic Development Council fosters a healthy and sustainable economic climate in Juneau and throughout Southeast Alaska. In collaboration with other organizations, JEDC implements initiatives to maintain, expand, and create jobs and economic opportunities. Their primary focus: help make Juneau a great capital city; strengthen key regional industry; promote entrepreneurship and small business; develop talent; and deliver core economic development services.

Please direct questions to JEDC Executive Director, Brian Holst,, or call 523-2333 or check out the JEDC website for more information.

CBJ continuously has a variety board vacancies at any given time, so if you are interested in possibly serving on another board, please check online at and contact the Municipal Clerk’s office at the number above if you have questions.