Economic Development Council

The Salem County Economic Development Council is a group of business leaders, educators, government officials, and agriculturalists committed to moving Salem County in the right direction. It works in conjunction with the Salem County Improvement Authority.  See also the Salem County Economic Development website.

Salem County Contact:
Kathleen Mills
94 Market Street; Salem, NJ 08079
Phone: 856-935-7510  x8384



2016 Meeting Dates – Open to the Public
Meetings are the Third Thursday of each month at 4:30 PM at the Salem Community College in Carneys Point, NJ.

  • January 21
  • February 18
  • March 17
  • April 21
  • May 19
  • June 16
  • July 21
  • August 18
  • September 15
  • October 20
  • November 17
  • December 15

Salem Community College



BE IT RESOLVED by the Board of Chosen Freeholders of the County of Salem that the following be appointed as members to the Salem County Economic Development Council:

One Year Term
Lou Joyce
Kathleen Mills
Dr. Michael Gorman

BE IT RESOLVED Freeholder Robert J. Vanderslice, Doug H. Painter, and Ben H. Laury shall serve as liaison to the Salem County Economic Development Council, term to expire December 31, 2016.


  • Brian Cowan, 2015 Chair.
  • Susan Coan, 2015 Vice Chair.
  • Joan Baillie
  • Joe Delmar
  • Joe DiNicola
  • Scott Donnini
  • Lou Joyce
  • Robert McDade
  • Brian Porch
  • John Swain
  • Cordy Taylor