Levelland Economic Development Corporation Board of Directors met Thursday in a called meeting. Following executive session they took action to extend an offer of employment to Shawn Kirkpatrick of Cedar Hill to become the next Director of Economic Development for the City of Levelland. If the position is accepted, Kirkpatrick will likely begin his new position next week.
The board announced that they had 14 applications for the position, that number was initially trimmed to 7 applicants that they requested more information from before trimming it down to 2 finalist who were called for an interview. One of the finalist did not come for an interview as he accepted another position.
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