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Chris Worley


Chris applies creative analysis and detailed research to support innovative projects that build better communities and stronger economies. By combining qualitative and quantitative information with targeted facilitation, his work focuses on helping communities tell their stories and develop solutions to pressing challenges.His experience includes economic development, community development, workforce analysis, impact modeling, and housing studies. His recent work includes projects in the outdoor economy, emerging industry clusters, and resilience work. He has supported economic development data learning communities for the U.S. Census, International Economic Development Council, and New Growth Innovation Network. His work has been published in Marketwatch, Politico, and NPR affiliates.

  • Comprehensive Economic Development Strategies

  • Resiliency Planning

  • Emerging Industries

  • Outdoor Recreation Economy

  • Economic Impact Analysis

  • Housing Analysis and Strategy

  • Modeling and Forecasting

  • Data Analysis and Visualization

  • Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Strategy Implementation

  • Project Management

Areas of Expertise

Recent Blog Posts

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