Morning Session

Date(s) - 11/15/2021
9:00 am - 11:20 am


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Description: Small Communities, BIG Solutions Conference.

For each morning session, the room opens at 8:30 a.m. and the program starts at 9 a.m.


Monday – Our Economy

Tuesday – Our Health

Wednesday – Our Education

Thursday – Our Communities


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9 a.m. Opening Session

  • Stephanie Tyree, Executive Director, West Virginia Community Development Hub
  • Sara Payne Scarbro, Operations Council Chair, Alliance for the Economic Development of Southern WV
  • Brandon Dennison, Founder & CEO, Coalfield Development

9:15 a.m. Congressional Update

U.S. Senator Joe Manchin
U.S. Senator Shelley Moore Capito (video greeting)
represented by Bill Bissett, Director of Economic Development

10:05 a.m. State Update

  • Mitch Carmichael, Secretary, WV Department of Economic Development
  • Chelsea Ruby, Secretary, West Virginia Department of Tourism

10:30 a.m. West Virginia: Writing our Next Story Together  

Brad D. Smith, Fortune 500 board director, former CEO, leadership coach and philanthropist
Mike Graney
, Executive Director of the WV Department of Economic Development

11:10 a.m. WV Gameshow Giveaway, Social Gathering to Play Games and Win Gift Cards


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