Staff

The staff of the Northwest Arkansas Economic Development District is based in Harrison.

Joe Willis
Executive Director
870-741-5404
jwillis@nwaedd.org

Jeremy Ragland
Deputy Director
870-741-5407
jragland@nwaedd.org

Libby Robinson
Administrative Assistant
870-741-5404
lrobinson@nwaedd.org

Janine Swirsky
Finance Director
870-741-2826
jswirsky@nwaedd.org

Judy Diffee
HR Coordinator/Finance Manager
870-741-6721
jdiffee@nwaedd.org

Kindall Brewer
Financial Assistant
870-741-6612
kbrewer@nwaedd.org

Taff Grice
Finance Manager
870-741-6858
tgrice@nwaedd.org

Patty Methvin
Workforce Administrator
870-741-6873
pmethvin@nwaedd.org

Jo Anna Cartwright
Transportation Director, NATS
870-741-6650
jcartwright@nwaedd.org

Greg LaBonte
Operations Manager, NATS
870-416-0201
glabonte@nwaedd.org

Catherine Baker
Community & Economic Development Coordinator 
870-741-6746
cbaker@nwaedd.org

Tina M. Cole
Community & Economic Development Coordinator
870-741-3678
tcole@nwaedd.org

General Contact                    870-741-5404              info@nwaedd.org