ATLANTA, GA (March 11, 2022) – The Community Development Council is pleased to award Katie Britt, Vice President of Marketing, Wichita Falls Chamber, the certification of Professional Community and Economic Developer (PCED). The PCED designation is available to professional community developers who successfully enlist others, lead collaborative efforts and utilize all available resources to increase the economic prosperity of their communities. Applicants must obtain points based on their education and experience, as well as pass a rigorous exam, in order to receive the designation.

“Katie has demonstrated dedication and leadership in Texas,” CDC Chairman Kay Fitzsimons said. “Their efforts have guided and shaped a strong focus on effective community development.”

“This accomplishment shows that Katie is one of the brightest in the industry.  I’m proud to work alongside her as we strive to build a better Wichita Falls every single day,” said Wichita Falls Chamber President/CEO Henry Florsheim.

The Community Development Council, Inc. was organized in 1995 to increase the professional credentials and recognition of individuals working in the field of community development. The Council has established professional standards through certification and training that are recognized as valuable to both community development practitioners and those who employ their services. A 501 (c) (6) corporation, the Council is not a membership organization and is supported by private and public sector sponsors and from fees generated by certification and accreditation services. The Council maintains a registry of Professional Community and Economic Developers in good standing.

For more information about CDC please visit our Web site at www.cdcouncil.com

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