DECATUR — Tim Dudley, Decatur’s economic development coordinator, has accepted a job in Danville with the Vermilion Benefit Board.
His final day with the town of Decatur is Dec. 31.
“I’ve received a staff that I work with with the town that I actually love,” he stated. “This makes it powerful, however this can be a nice alternative for me.”
Dudley’s new job will probably be because the president and chief govt officer of Vermilion Benefit. “It’s like our Economic Development Corporation,” he stated.
Dudley stated he has seen comparisons between the 2 cities.
“Danville has a number of the identical form of strife that Decatur’s had over time. They’ve misplaced factories and a few inhabitants,” he stated. “I’ve handled a few of these issues right here. Hopefully I’ll get the identical motion over there.”
Alternatives like his new job are usually not usually out there, in line with Dudley. “So I wanted to make the most of it,” he stated.
Dudley stated he’ll miss his co-workers, which he started working with in 2017. “There’s a nice staff there on the metropolis,” he stated. “I’m simply very fortunate to be blessed to work with such an important staff. I’m going to overlook working with them.”