7/18/14 – 7:13 A.M.
The Fostoria Economic Development Corporation has a new director. Renee Smith will take the reins of the organization August 1. Smith has been a grant writer for the organization for the last two years. During that time she has submitted applications for grants responsible for bringing around $2 million back to the community.
Before working in Fostoria, Smith worked for nonprofit organizations in Findlay. She has a bachelor’s degree from the University of Findlay and has co-authored three books.