From The Ground Up: Feat. John Greuling of the Will County Center for Economic Development

John Greuling 2John Greuling is the president and chief executive officer for the Will County Center for Economic Development. John has held this position for almost 15 years. John is also a WIB Board of Directors member, which is the workforce services division of Will County.

During the past 30 years, prior to joining the Will County CED in 2001, John managed the economic development program for the state of Colorado, directed community economic development initiatives in Colorado, Illinois and North Carolina and headed a private consulting firm providing location assistance to corporations.

John is the chairman of the Board of Directors for the Illinois Development Council and a founding Board Member for the Will County Community Foundation. John also enjoys playing guitar and reading.

John received his Bachelor of Science degree in philosophy from Illinois State University and a Master’s of Science in Community and Regional Planning from Southern Illinois University, Edwardsville.