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Maggie Peters

Maggie Peters

New Jersey Economic
Development Authority

Senior Community
Development Officer

24 Commerce St
Suite 301
Newark, NJ 07102

Maggie Peters

Maggie Peters is a Senior Community Development Officer at the NJ Economic Development Authority (NJEDA). NJEDA is an independent State agency that finances small and mid-sized businesses, administers tax incentives to retain and grow jobs, revitalizes communities through redevelopment initiatives, and supports entrepreneurial development by providing access to training and mentoring programs.

Maggie is responsible for marketing, promoting and selling NJEDA's incentive resources to developers, service providers, municipalities and other key organizations to develop a pipeline of viable complex and high value catalytic real estate development, business attraction and retention projects in NJ.

Maggie was formerly the Director of the Bergen County Economic Development Corporation (BCEDC). BCEDC is a public/private partnership dedicated to growing the economy of Bergen County, NJ through programs, services and activities that result in business attraction, retention and creation.

Prior to joining BCEDC Maggie was the Executive Director of the Morris County Economic Development Corporation (MCEDC), also a public/private county wide economic development organization.

Maggie is a graduate of the Economic Development Institute (EDI), accredited by the International Economic Development Council (IEDC) and earned her Economic Development Professional Certification (EDP) from the Northeastern Economic Developers Association (NEDA).

Maggie holds a Masterís degree in Public Policy and a Bachelorís degree in Political Science from William Paterson University (WPU).

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