Department: Economic Development
Jeff Borling joined Great River Energy’s economic development staff bringing with him a wealth of knowledge and experience in the economic development field. He most recently served as director of industrial/economic development for Duluth Seaway Port Authority. Prior to that, he spent seven years with Area Partnership for Economic Expansion where he helped to drive regional investment activity and job growth in northeast Minnesota and northwest Wisconsin. He has chaired the public relations committee of the Iron Range Economic Alliance since 2008 and currently serves as a board member with St. Luke’s and the Arrowhead Manufacturers and Fabricators Association. Borling is based in Duluth and will focus on economic development in northern Minnesota.