Arkansas Economic Development Commission

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Amy Fecher

Executive Vice President, Operations
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Amy Fecher

Executive Vice President, Operations

Amy Fecher, former Director of the Arkansas Department of Rural Services, was named Deputy Director of AEDC by Governor Asa Hutchinson in April, 2015.  Amy has fifteen years of experience working in the public, private, and not-for-profit sectors and previously worked in Arkansas state government during the Huckabee administration.

Amy serves as Governor Hutchinson’s designee to the Delta Regional Authority’s Board of Governors where she works to improve regional economic opportunity by helping to create jobs, build communities, and improve the lives of the citizens in the eight-state Delta region.

Currently, Amy serves as a coach and mentor with the Miracle League of Arkansas and her past service includes positions on the Arkansas Capitol Arts and Ground Commission and the Arkansas Natural and Cultural Resources Council.

Amy is a graduate of the University of Central Arkansas in Conway.

She and her husband, Shawn, along with their three boys make their home in Sherwood.