GCDC Welcomes Executive Director


Green County Development Corporation is pleased to welcome Cara Carper as its new Executive Director effective June 5.

Cara has done great things throughout her career working with local communities, most recently as the Executive Director at the Monroe Chamber of Commerce. During her time with the Monroe Chamber, Cara worked with former GCDC Executive Director Mike Johnson on projects and business retention surveys. Prior to joining the Monroe Chamber in 2015, she was the Executive Director of Southwest Badger, a community development non-profit serving nine southwestern Wisconsin counties. Cara also served as the Community Resource and Development Educator at UW Extension in Green and Lafayette counties.

With her leadership experience, established relationships within the business community and her working knowledge of local, state and federal government partners, Cara will continue the momentum at GCDC.