7/22/2019 - Joel Wood named NamTrans Director
Please join us in welcoming Joel Wood as the new Director of the North American Center of Excellence for Transportation Equipment (NAmTrans).
As Director, Joel manages all programs and operations of NAmTrans, a subsidiary of the North Country Chamber of Commerce, dedicated to serving and growing the North Country's Transportation Equipment and Aerospace Cluster, featuring more than 50 companies that employ approximately 9,000 people.
Joel will also assist with other economic and workforce development initiatives alongside the North Country Chamber, particularly related to Quebec-New York commerce and investment.
A graduate of SUNY Plattsburgh with a B.A. in Economics & Political Science, Joel recently served as Regional Director for Congresswoman Elise M. Stefanik. In his role with the Congresswoman, Joel oversaw the Congresswoman's federal grants program and a variety of other district projects. He also served for a time in Project Implementation for the City of Plattsburgh's Downtown Revitalization Initiative.
To contact Joel, please call (518) 563-1000 or email Joel@northcountrychamber.com