Patrick J. Kennedy, Executive Director
Patrick J. Kennedy has been the Executive Director of the Cuero Development Corporation since May, 2014. Kennedy has over 40 years’ experience, most recently as the Economic/Community Development Coordinator for the City of Yoakum. Prior to that he was the Executive Director of the Golden Crescent Regional Planning Commission in Victoria. Kennedy has a Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics and a Certificate in Urban Studies from California State University, Long Beach and a Master of Urban Planning degree from Texas A&M University. He is an Economic Development Finance Professional from the National Development Council since 1991, and received his re-certification in 2015.
Samantha Solis, Administrative Assistant
Samantha Solis is a graduate of Cuero High School. She served as Executive Director of the Educational Foundation at Cuero Independent School District for several years prior to joining the Cuero Development Corporation.