Harry L. BumgarnerDirector, Strategic PartnershipsDayton Development CoalitionHarry Bumgarner joined the Dayton Development Coalition in 2002 as Director of Strategic Partnerships.
In this role, he
is responsible for developing partnerships to support the Coalition,s marketing and research goals for the Dayton Region.Prior to joining the Coalition, Harry was Vice President of the Dayton Area Chamber of Commerce.He
was responsible for the small business development and business resource centers, training and export trade promotion and the minority suppliers, development council.Harry
organized and led Dayton,s first regional trade mission to Japan and Korea.Harry has also served as President and CEO of the Marion (OH) Area Chamber of Commerce.Additionally, he has held positions with the Akron Regional Development Board and the Buckeye Hills-Hocking Valley Regional Development District.Harry is a member of CoreNet Global, the International Economic Development Council, the Mid-American Economic Development Council, the Ohio Economic Development Council, and the Ohio Development Association.He is a Certified Business Analyst through Capital University, holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science from Miami (OH) University and a Master Degree in Regional Planning from The Pennsylvania State University.E-mail: Harry BumgarnerPhone: 1-800-241-2469