Justin Slattery, Executive Director
A New Hampshire native, Justin joined Belknap EDC in 2014 as its Executive Director. He is responsible for implementing Belknap EDC's four strategic goals: 1.) retain and attract young talent; 2.) support creative entrepreneurs; 3.) enhance workforce development programming; and 4.) be a pro-active catalyst, partner, investor, and/or owner in property development that enhances quality of place or economic opportunity in Belknap County. He joined Belknap EDC from the New Hampshire Division of Economic Development where he worked on workforce and economic development initiatives throughout the state including the Upper Valley, Monadnock, and Seacoast regions. His career has spanned private, public, and non-profit sectors. He has served on numerous economic development boards and commissions and was recently appointed by Governor Maggie Hassan to serve on the New Hampshire Community Development Finance Authority Community Development Block Grant Advisory Committee. He is a graduate of the University of New Hampshire with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science.
Ken Wilson, Loan Officer
Ken worked in the banking industry for over 40 years, including 26 years in commercial lending. He retired from Bank of New Hampshire in 2011, and now serves as Belknap EDC’s loan officer on a part-time basis.