Sara Worley has been named the Director of Economic Development for Goochland County.
Ms. Worley will be responsible for program outcomes and results in the area of Economic Development to include the County’s tourism initiatives, new business recruitment, and existing business retention. On her new role, Worley said, “As many already know, Goochland is a special and unique place. I am excited to be able to continue my career in Goochland and to continue to serve the citizens and businesses of Goochland County.”
Worley has been with the County for 17 years and has progressed throughout her career beginning as an Office Manager and serving as Clerk to the Planning Commission to overseeing the Community Development Customer Service Center. Her most recent role with the County was Economic Development Coordinator where she created the County’s first Business Retention and Expansion program and was the lead on several Economic Development projects.