Wyoming Business Council CEO to leave

Shawn Reese (Courtesy Wyoming Business Council CEO to leave)

CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — Wyoming Business Council CEO Shawn Reese has announced he will be leaving the state’s chief economic development agency.

Reese says in a statement that he plans to spend more time with his family and noted it is a good time for a CEO change at the agency.

No specific date for the end of his tenure has been set, but it will be by the end of the year.

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Reese has been CEO of the council since June 2014.

Council co-chairwoman Megan Goetz, of Laramie, says she has talked with Gov. Mark Gordon and the two will work with the council board to develop a process for hiring a new CEO.

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