The NEPA Alliance announced the election of new members for the Board of Directors for Fiscal Year 2014-2015.

Mary Beth Wood serves as the Executive Director of Wayne Economic Development Corporation (WEDCO). Mary Beth is currently the NEPA Alliance Board Chairperson.

She also serves on the Ben Franklin NEP Regional Advisory Board, Honesdale Borough Planning Commission, Lackawaxen-Honesdale Shippers Association, Penn State Worthington Scranton Advisory Board, PennDOT Customer Advisory Board, Penn’s Northeast, Inc. and the Pocono Counties Workforce Investment Board.

Mary Beth resides in Honesdale.

Other board members include Kathy Henderson of Lehighton, Harold Pudliner of Weatherly, Mary Malone of Hazleton, Michael McCord of St. Clair and Eltgad Roces.

The NEPA Alliance, a regional community and economic development agency, serves the seven counties of Northeastern Pennsylvania including Carbon, Lackawanna, Luzerne, Monroe, Pike, Schuylkill and Wayne.

The NEPA Alliance services include Business Financing, Government Contracting Assistance, International Trade Assistance, Non Profit Assistance, Transportation Planning, Research and Information, and Local Government Services.

For more information about NEPA Alliance visit or call 866-758-1929.