Economic Development Finance Specialist
Current Focus: At the Chamber, Jon is in charge of CREDC’s loan programs, managing various economic initiatives for CREDC’s clients.
Professional Background: Jon Cherry comes to his Finance Specialist role at the Chamber with over five years of experience working with the Pennsylvania Department of Community & Economic Development as an Economic Development Analyst. Previously, Jon worked closely with the state’s grant recipient’s contracts, helping to strengthen the core program. Jon also managed the disaster recovery budget to ensure the Commonwealth met grant commitment deadlines.
Education:Jon completed his B.A. in Economics and B.S. in Business Administration and Management from Penn State University, then went on to earn his Master of Business Administration (MBA) through Temple University’s Fox School of Business and Management.