City of Prattville, Alabama Launches Executive Search for Economic Development Director

The City of Prattville, located in central Alabama, has launched an executive search for an economic development director. The Chason Group ( has been retained to lead the Mayor and Council through the process.

The economic development director is responsible for directing and facilitating inclusive and strategic economic development initiatives to grow and maintain jobs and increase the tax base in the City of Prattville and surrounding areas. The professional is accountable for both commercial and industrial recruitment and maintenance. Other responsibilities include: providing leadership and guidance to the City of Prattville’s economic development team; oversight of all daily operations; and, in collaboration with the community, developing and implementing a strategic economic development plan on an annual basis. The director represents the City of Prattville at meetings with clients and working with various partners. For the complete position announcement, please click here. To upload a cover letter and resume, please click here.