Alex Weld

Alex Weld is the executive director of Generation West Virginia, the statewide organization dedicated to attracting, retaining, and advancing young people in the Mountain State. She and her team are providing accessible programs and educational tools that empower and inspire young leaders, building a tech economy in West Virginia through the organization’s NewForce program, and attracting and retaining West Virginia’s young talent through the Impact Fellowship and as a partner in the WV Jobs Network. She was previously the executive director of Wheeling National Heritage Area Corporation (Wheeling Heritage), a congressionally designated nonprofit organization.