5-23-17 fcedc president stepping down

Fond du Lac County Economic Development director Steve Jenkins is stepping down. In an email sent Monday Jenkins said it was “with sadness that he is departing Fond du Lac County and the Economic
Development Corporation.” Jenkins said it has been a pleasure serving the county. Fond du Lac County executive Al Buechel says Jenkins came to Fond du lac from Topeka, Kansas in 2012. Jenkins’ departure comes as the Corporation and Association of Commerce move forward on plans to merge the organizations. Jenkins said with the merger he trusts the successes will continue to grow and the economic impact with be as strong or stronger. Jenkins said the success of the FCEDC was made possible by great board leadership, a highly qualified staff and support of the organization’s investors and partners.