Amy Graham en Carthage Maps Out Goals <p>Carthage has developed out a strategic plan to boost economic development with the help of the Illinois Institute for Rural Affairs at Western Illinois University.</p><p> Wed, 04 Jun 2014 17:33:46 +0000 Emily Boyer 54336 at Carthage Maps Out Goals New Community Development Director for Carthage <p>Jim Lenz&#39;s&nbsp; guest is Amy Graham,&nbsp; Carthage&#39;s new community development director. They talk about her&nbsp; 30 years experience as an educator and prinipal and how she can draw upon it in her new position.</p><p>Graham caller herself a &quot;people person.&quot;&nbsp; She says those skills learned in dealing with students and parents will serve her well in her new position.&nbsp; She says her role is as a facilitator to bring people together and to help them make connections whether to expand a business or for community betterment.</p> Fri, 03 Aug 2012 13:26:58 +0000 James Lenz 19294 at New Community Development Director for Carthage