Sue McGowan Retirement Announcement

Sue McGowan has announced her retirement!

Sue McGowan, Director of Economic Development/ CEO of the Paragould Regional Chamber of Commerce announced today she will retire at the end of 2020. Sue has shown a passion for serving her community for the past 16 years.


Once a successor is identified and hired, Sue has committed to mentor the selected candidate to ensure a seamless transition.


Brett Bradford, Chairman of the Chamber Board, stated, "Sue is a valued leader and her expertise shows in the success of Paragould and Greene County. We are fortunate she shared her career with us and appreciate her commitment to mentoring us through the transition. We wish Sue a long and happy retirement."


Community Growth Strategies has been retained to conduct a nationwide search to fill the position of Director of Economic Development/ CEO for the Paragould Regional Chamber of Commerce. For additional information contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.