One of the top positions at the city of College Station has been filled.
David Gwin has been selected to take over as director of economic development. Gwin currently serves as Carrollton's community development manager, and has 14 years of experience in urban planning, economic development and community reinvestment.
“I am excited about joining such an impressive organization and really look forward to serving the citizens of College Station,” said Gwin in a press release.
The Oklahoma State grad will start in College Station on October 2.
“We are looking forward to having David join our staff and know he brings the experience and vision necessary to succeed in a community with the high expectations of College Station,” said City Manager Glenn Brown, also in a press release. “His experience in larger cities such as Carrollton, Arlington and Garland reflects a proven track record and we know his creativity and expertise will be a comfortable fit for our community.”
Gwin replaces Kim Foutz, who left for Temple earlier this year.