About Us



David Swenson, CEcD
Executive Director
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David Swenson is the York County Economic Development's executive director. Prior to joining the organization in 2016, David spent eight years leading the Charlotte Regional Partnership’s business development efforts. Read David's Full Bio >>


Teresa Curtice
Business Retention Manager
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Teresa joined York County Economic Development in 1987 as an Administrative Assistant and was later promoted to Business Retention & Expansion Manager.  She is dedicated to serving the needs of the local business community. Read Teresa's Full Bio >>


Caroline Floyd
Marketing Director
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Caroline leads the marketing and communications activities for York County Economic Development. As such, she is always looking for effective ways to highlight the many reasons York County, SC is a great place for business! Read Caroline's Full Bio >>


Barbara Mayes
Administrative Assistant
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Barbara Mayes joined York County Economic Development as the Administrative Assistant in 1999. She is responsible for managing the daily operations of the economic development office. Read Barbara's Full Bio >>



Mitch Miller

Mitch Miller, originally from Lincoln County, North Carolina, brings over 17 years of experience in economic development to his role as Deputy Director for York County Economic Development. Read Mitch's Full Bio >>





Jose Cervantes-Jimenez

Jose is a native of California but moved to York, South Carolina at a young age. After receiving his bachelor of arts in economics degree from Winthrop university and being involved in economic impact analysis studies during his undergrad, he decided to continue to his education at Murray State University where he is currently working on his Master’s Degree in Economic Development. Reach Jose's full bio >>