Savannah Jermance, CEcD
Economic Development & Business Relations Manager
City of Rio Rancho
Savannah Jermance is an economic development professional from Albuquerque, NM. Her expertise ranges from business attraction & marketing to workforce development and project management. She currently serves as the Economic Development and Business Relations Manager for the City of Rio Rancho, where she is responsible for promoting the City as a location for economic base and retail businesses, supporting and encouraging growth of local businesses, and endeavoring to expand all support factors of these goals including infrastructure and residential development. Previous to this role, Savannah was the Business Development Director for the statewide business attraction group, the NM Partnership. She is an author and past speaker for IEDC, where she serves on the Higher Education and Young Professionals committees. She also serves on the Board of NMIDEA, New Mexico’s statewide economic development professional association and NAIOP NM’s Science Fair committee. Savannah holds an MBA from the University of New Mexico-Anderson School of Management and is a Certified Economic Developer (CEcD).