Glen Ellyn names new economic development coordinator

GLEN ELLYN – The village of Glen Ellyn has a new leader for its economic development efforts.

Meredith Hannah, who has more than 10 years of municipal economic development and marketing experience, has been named the village's economic development coordinator.

Hannah has previously worked for the cities of Batavia and Elgin.

In Batavia, Hannah was involved with the city’s Tax Increment Financing Policy, downtown improvement grant, small business micro-loan program and award-winning Real Estate Broker Tour.

In both towns, Hannah oversaw the creation of marketing materials, such as websites, social media accounts, tradeshow materials and community marketing pieces.

As Glen Ellyn's economic development coordinator, Hannah is expected to work with current and prospective businesses, developers and real estate brokers, and coordinate economic development activities.