Greg Knighton

Vice President
205.943.4710
gknighton@edpa.org

Joined EDPA: 1994

Education:
Auburn University at Montgomery, B.A. Communications

Additional Training:
Graduate of University of Oklahoma's Economic Development Institute
Auburn University Intensive Economic Development Training Course

Areas of Expertise/Responsibilities:
Serves as a member of EDPA’s management team
Responsible for EDPA’s Business Information Division, which works on recruitment, retention and marketing initiatives
Responsible for EDPA's community development initiatives
Guest speaker at numerous conferences, meetings, civic and leadership groups with presentations on wide range of economic development issues

Major Projects:
ThyssenKrupp Steel, Airbus, Honda, Commercial Spring, Electricfil, Gambro Renal Products

Professional Affiliations:
Economic Development Association of Alabama, Executive Committee
Council for Community and Economic Research
International Economic Development Council

Hometown: Wetumpka, Ala.