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Staff & Expertise

The Economic Development Partnership of Alabama’s expertise in economic development runs deep. But, it is also the tenacious and specific attention to prospective companies’ needs and interests that set our organization apart. EDPA not only houses the state’s most robust data and statistics, but also coordinates with other organizations across the state to provide concise, timely, and accurate information, and insights tailored for each prospect.

But both the state and the staff at EDPA are equally known for service after selection. Companies rely on Alabama to be there for them as they locate, grow, and thrive in the state.

Steve Sewell

Executive Vice President

Greg Blalock

Project Director, Buildings, Sites, and Communities Database

Miller Girvin

Executive Vice President, Innovation and Entrepreneurship

Estes Hughes

VP of Innovation and Entrepreneurship

Sean Lytle

Information Technology & GIS Analyst

Bakari Miller

Vice President, Business Development

Lauren B. Hyde

Executive Director,

Alabama Business Intelligence Center

Audrey Ferguson

Director of Communications and Talent

Carolyn Williams

Director of ALEX

Jacob Lamb

Director of Research, Alabama Business Intelligence Center

Tricia Stone

Director of Investor Relations