Sarah Gomez joined Midwest Partnership EDC in September 2009 as the organization’s Office Manager, was promoted to Economic Development Coordinator in August 2011, and more recently became Executive Director in November 2014. Originally from Rippey, Sarah is a graduate from AIB Institute of Business with Associates and Bachelor’s degrees in Accounting. Prior to joining Midwest Partnership, she was the city clerk for Rippey. She continues to provide service as an independent consultant for Scentsy and is an independent contractor for the Family Resource Center. Sarah has also held management and accounting positions in Jefferson and Des Moines, Iowa. She currently serves as a board member for the Institute for Decision Making and Western Iowa Tourism Region.
Stacie Euken joined Midwest Partnership EDC in May 2016 as the Economic Development Coordinator. Prior to joining the Midwest Partnership team, Stacie was a Personnel Specialist for agriCAREERS, Inc. in Massena for four and a half years. She previously served as Training Manager for Farms.com/PigCHAMP in Ames, working with pork producers throught the US and Canada. She earned her Bachelor’s degree from Iowa State University in Agricultural Education, holds leadership roles in several agricultural organizations, and farms with her husband, Eric, in the Anita area.