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A Team with Experience, in Warren County and Beyond


EDC is comprised of a dynamic team of professionals, and while each one brings a distinct area of expertise to the group, it is teamwork that enables us to achieve our strategic objectives on behalf of the businesses and organizations of Warren County, NY.

EDC is a resource-rich organization and a valuable resource to site selectors: we are a clearinghouse of economic development information and local knowledge on all aspects of economic, workforce, and community development.

We are dedicated to increasing the flow of capital for economic, workforce, and community development in Warren County. 

Meet the EDC Team


Edward Bartholomew, President
518.761.6007 ext 200
ebartholomew@edcwc.org

Edward Bartholomew is President of EDC Warren County. He also serves as the economic/community development director for the City of Glens Falls and was previously the city’s mayor.
 
His background includes leadership in many local organizations, which he continues to champion, including the Glens Falls Industrial Development Agency, the Greater Glens Falls Local Development Corporation, and the Adirondack Gateway Council.
 
In addition to working in his current Glens Falls economic development position since 2010, and serving as the Mayor of Glens Falls from 1978 to 1985, Ed was the Special Counsel for the New York Senate Majority, and formerly served as Legislative Counsel for the New York Department of Motor Vehicles. He also served in various capacities for Senator Ronald Stafford, then Assemblyman Jerry Solomon, and Congressman Carleton J. King. As an attorney, Ed’s practice of law has focused on municipal, school, planning, zoning and real estate matters.

Ed graduated from Glens Falls High School, and received his Bachelor of Science degree from Union College, and a law degree from Albany Law School.
Elaine Behlmer, Office Administrator
518.761.6007 ext 203
ebehlmer@edcwc.org

Elaine Behlmer is EDC Warren County’s Office Administrator, concentrating on special event planning, EDC investor relations, communications, and office administration.
 
Elaine has served EDC Warren County since 2002, coming from work in the financial services field. She received her degree from Pace University. 
Jennifer Switzer, Director of Finance
518.761.6007 ext 202
jswitzer@edcwc.org

Jennifer Switzer is EDC’s Director of Finance, handling financial and accounting services for multiple entities plus providing information on numerous economic development assistance programs to industries, businesses seeking to expand and grow in Warren County.

Jennifer is also Chief Financial Officer of Warren County LDC, a related entity.
 
Jennifer joined EDC in 2006, after serving as Budget Officer for the town of Queensbury, New York. She received a degree in accounting from Siena College.
John Wheatley, Vice President
518.761.6007 ext 201
jwheatley@edcwc.org

John Wheatley is Vice President of EDC Warren County, where he is responsible for developing, implementing and tracking business development activities for the organization including business attraction and retention, existing business expansion, development, infrastructure and tracking real estate assets required to attract new investment. In 2006-2007, John was project manager for one of EDC's signature initiatives: Queensbury Business Park road and infrastructure design, approval and construction.

John serves on the board of directors for the Saratoga Warren Washington Workforce Development Board (WDB) and is an executive committee member.
 
John joined EDC in 2005, bringing a strong background in commercial real estate from almost 20 years of experience with Robert Cohn Associates and then CBRE Albany both of which serviced a multi county region in the Albany, New York market. At CBRE Albany he served as Director of Marketing and Research. He received his undergraduate degree from Siena College.

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