We are THRILLED to add Cydney Franklin to our team as Senior Project Manager!!! Check out her bio below:
An Omaha native, Cydney Franklin has managed community and economic development programs for more than 7 years. Prior to this position, Franklin worked for 3.5 years as an economic development manager with the Greater Omaha Chamber. There she aided in the development and expansion of regional businesses through the utilization of local and state-wide economic development incentives.
After gaining experience working in government affairs and public policy while in graduate school in San Jose, California, interning as a research analyst on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C. and serving as a community relations aide to a Northern Virginia County Supervisor, Franklin moved back home to Omaha in 2011 to work for the Greater Omaha Chamber.
Franklin is a graduate of Leadership Omaha’s 37th class, a 2014 Midland’s Business Journal 40 Under 40 Recipient and a member of the Nebraska Economic Developers Association. She sits on the Urban League of Nebraska’s Board of Directors and is a member and past president of the Urban League of Nebraska Young Professionals. She is a graduate of the University of Central Missouri with a degree in Corporate Communication and San Jose State University with a degree in Public Administration and Public Policy.