The CREDC team works collaboratively to support business recruitment, retention, expansion, and start-ups for companies in Clark County. 


Jennifer Baker
President

Elizabeth serves as the Director of Business Recruitment and is responsible for the planning and execution of activities that assist companies considering relocation to Clark County. Prior to joining the CREDC staff, she worked in environmental analysis. Elizabeth graduated with a B.A. in History and Sociology from the University of Tampa and holds a master's degree in Natural Resources from Virginia Tech.

Elizabeth serves as the Director of Business Recruitment and is responsible for the planning and execution of activities that assist companies considering relocation to Clark County. Prior to joining the CREDC staff, she worked in environmental analysis. Elizabeth graduated with a B.A. in History and Sociology from the University of Tampa and holds a master's degree in Natural Resources from Virginia Tech.

Elizabeth Scott
Director of Business Development

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Monica Santos-Pinacho
Director of Communications

 
As Marketing & Events Manager, Samantha works on external marketing efforts including the website, social media, and creation of collateral, advertisements, and videos. Additionally, Samantha is CREDC's lead in coordinating and executing logistics for all events. Prior to joining the CREDC, Samantha served as Social Media Coordinator for the City of Vancouver and as an Event Producer with WE Plan It. Samantha holds a bachelor's degree from Washington State University Vancouver in Digital Technology and Culture

As Marketing & Events Manager, Samantha works on external marketing efforts including the website, social media, and creation of collateral, advertisements, and videos. Additionally, Samantha is CREDC's lead in coordinating and executing logistics for all events. Prior to joining the CREDC, Samantha served as Social Media Coordinator for the City of Vancouver and as an Event Producer with WE Plan It. Samantha holds a bachelor's degree from Washington State University Vancouver in Digital Technology and Culture

Samantha Codi Walker
Marketing & Events Manager

As Director of Strategy at the Columbia River Economic Development Council, Brittany Bagent manages research projects, local and regional policy, and Clark County’s Comprehensive Economic Development Plan implementation. Brittany previously worked as an urban planner for a private consulting firm in Chicago where she designed fiscal impact tools, economic development strategies, and feasibility studies. She holds a B.A. in Urban and Regional Planning from Miami University (Ohio) and a master's degree in Urban Planning and Policy with a concentration in economic development from the University of Illinois at Chicago.

As Director of Strategy at the Columbia River Economic Development Council, Brittany Bagent manages research projects, local and regional policy, and Clark County’s Comprehensive Economic Development Plan implementation. Brittany previously worked as an urban planner for a private consulting firm in Chicago where she designed fiscal impact tools, economic development strategies, and feasibility studies. She holds a B.A. in Urban and Regional Planning from Miami University (Ohio) and a master's degree in Urban Planning and Policy with a concentration in economic development from the University of Illinois at Chicago.

Brittany Bagent
Director of Strategy

Kim provides the CREDC with accounting and administrative support. Her background includes real estate administration and experience in human resources in a manufacturing environment. Kim graduated from Central Washington University and holds a bachelor’s degree in Business Administration.

Kim provides the CREDC with accounting and administrative support. Her background includes real estate administration and experience in human resources in a manufacturing environment. Kim graduated from Central Washington University and holds a bachelor’s degree in Business Administration.

Kim Cheatley
Fiscal Administrator


We look forward to collaborating with you.