Katherine Morrell

28 April 2019

Katherine Morrell works at the Economic Development Corporation of Utah as coordinator of the Utah Mega Sites Program, and manages the Community Match Grants Program, Utah Sure Sites, and the EDCUtah Rural Committee. As part of the Community Strategy team, Katherine works in tandem with EDCUtah’s Business Development team; while the Business Development managers focus on corporate recruitment, Katherine works with communities on strategic economic development and preparation for business growth and recruitment.

Katherine completed her undergraduate in Geography: Emphasis in Urban Planning at Brigham Young University and then attended the University of Utah for her graduate work (very controversial). She completed her masters in City and Metropolitan Planning with a specialization in Urban Design. During her masters Katherine worked as an analyst for EDCUtah and started full-time at EDCUtah in May 2018.Katherine enjoys the challenges of economic development and utilizing her urban planning background to assist with community economic development.

Outside of work, Katherine likes traveling, biking, reading, and movies.


Katherine Morrell can be reached at The Economic Development Corporation of Utah |  | 801-323-4242

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