October 14, 2020: Keith Tunnell has taken the helm as Economic Development Director for Albemarle, NC. Mr. Tunnell has served as a research director with the South Carolina Department of Commerce, as Public Information Officer for the City of Sevierville, TN, and as President of the Lancaster County Economic Development Corporation. He is the owner of Vision Economic Development Consulating and MYWebsiteGuys, LLC. Mr. Tunnell earned a BS in history and political science from East Tennessee State University. He succeeds former Economic Development Director Mark Donham, who retired.