CEO, Eagle Markets Streets Development Corporation
Stephanie Swepson-Twitty, President and CEO for Eagle Markets Streets Development Corporation, is a native of North Carolina, residing in Old Fort, McDowell County, married with one son and three grandchildren. Stephanie is a Community Economic Development professional, demonstrating leadership and success in community-based and ministry- related settings.She possesses proven background in organizational development, fiscal management and analysis, particularly with non-profit entities. She is a grants writer/administrator and workshop facilitator and has expertise as a small business development consultant. Stephanie is a professional thought leader in sustainable/thriving community economic development/growth and proficient in business/workforce development and leadership training. Stephanie possesses highly effective skills in the area of not-for-profit governance, management and compliance. She provides oversight for EMSDC’s commercial production sewing facility, Block-by-Block Industries, and the Empowering Residents/IDA for Business Development program. Stephanie has an extensive and varied background in banking finance and retail management, has strong organizational and development skills, and is an accomplished public speaker.