RIO RANCHO — The Sandoval Economic Alliance has hired an economic development official from Wisconsin as its new president and CEO.
The new president, Steve Jenkins, is a certified economic developer with more than
40 years of experience, according to a news release from the Economic Alliance. He most recently served as president of the Fond du Lac County, Wisc., Economic Development Corporation.
Jenkins replaces Jami Grindatto, who announced his resignation earlier this spring.
Jenkins also has worked in Kansas, Texas, Missouri, Colorado, Louisiana and North Carolina. He holds a business degree from the University of Tennessee – Knoxville, according to the release. He is a member of the International Economic Development Council, where he serves on the certification committee, the International Asset Management Council and the World Future Society.