Region 9 announces new board members

By Terry Blair-Burton

Special to The SUN

The Region 9 Economic Development District of Southwest Colorado announced that Lana Hancock, Larry Don Suckla and Clint Alley recently joined its board of directors.

Hancock is the administrator for the Town of Dolores. Suckla is a Montezuma County commissioner and Alley serves as a trustee for the Town of Pagosa Springs. All three were elected at Region 9’s annual meeting Sept. 25.

Region 9 is a public/private partnership that promotes and coordinates economic development efforts in five Colorado counties.  The Region 9 Board of Directors is comprised of representatives from the 17 local governmental jurisdictions and nine members from the private sector.

Its next board meeting will be Jan. 22.  For more information, please call 247-9621.