Economic Development Staff

Meet Our Economic Development Team

3200 Commerce Drive, Suite B
Richburg, SC 29729
Phone: 803-377-1216
Fax: 855-946-0430

Robert D. Long, CEcD
Mobile: 803-209-9133

Robert Long is a Certified Economic Developer (CEcD) with more than twenty-five years of experience in economic and community development in South Carolina and Georgia. Mr. Long has a bachelor of arts in sociology from the University of South Carolina Aiken and a master of science in demography from Florida State University. He is delighted to serve the citizens of Chester County as the director of Chester County Economic Development. Mr. Long stands ready to assist your business grow or expand in Chester County.

Lawanna Thompson
Administrative Assistant

Lawanna Thompson has worked for Chester County over 30 years and has worked with Chester County Economic Development since its creation in 2004.