President & CEO
Kevin Dick has decades of professional experience in economic, community, and workforce development. He comes to Carolina Small Business Development Fund from the City of Charlotte, North Carolina, where he served as Deputy Director of Economic Development and Assistant Director of Neighborhood and Business Services. Over his career Kevin has held senior positions in the Durham Office of Economic and Workforce Development, the Durham Workforce Development Board, and the operations department of Workforce One in Broward County, Florida. His accomplishments include developing, implementing, and administering a variety of workforce development, neighborhood-based economic development, and small business capacity-building programs. Initiatives under Kevin’s management have been nationally recognized by the National League of Cities, U.S. Conference of Mayors, Walmart Foundation, the U.S. Department of Labor, and the Environmental Protection Agency.
Kevin holds a Masters’ Degree in Urban and Regional Planning from Florida Atlantic University and a Bachelor of Arts Degree in International Business from Georgetown University. He has also been designated as a Certified Economic Developer (CEcD) by the International Economic Development Council.
Originally from Montclair, New Jersey, he enjoys spending time with his wife and daughter during his spare time.
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