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Welcome John Hart Director
PDA Welcomes a New Director
Say hello to our new Director, John Hart. John brings much experience that can help our Association.
Over the course of his career, Hart served as the Executive Director of the Idaho Falls Downtown Development Corporation, as Executive Director of Jefferson County Idaho Economic Development, on the Board of Directors for the Idaho Economic Development Association, and as Regional Director of the Idaho Small Business Development Centers. He has also owned his own businesses and served as a university professor of Entrepreneurship and Visual Communication. He also brings experience as a national marketing consultant, speaker, and presenter.
“I am thrilled to be joining the Pendleton Downtown Association.” Hart said. “Traveling between Boise and Portland, I fell in love with Downtown Pendleton and this remarkable downtown community. I fully support the Main Street mission and vision of the PDA. I look forward to meeting the members of the downtown community and building upon the success that has already occurred.”
As the Director, Hart will serve the PDA Board of Directors under the leadership umbrella of the Pendleton Chamber of Commerce. Cheri Rosenburg will act as the CEO of the Association along side Angela Thompson serving as the President.