PRINCE WILLIAM COUNTY, VIRGINIA… Following a national search, the Board of County Supervisors announced the hiring of Christina M. Winn as the Economic Development Director for Prince William County.
Winn comes to Prince William County with more than 20 years of experience managing a wide range of economic development, real estate, marketing and finance initiatives in the public and private sectors. Most recently, Winn served as the Business Investment Director for Arlington County Economic Development where she led their business recruitment and retention efforts.
“Ms. Winn has led business development and investment in Northern Virginia communities, and was instrumental in bringing Amazon HQ2, Nestlé US headquarters and Lidl US headquarters to Arlington,” said Frank Principi, Prince William Board of County Supervisors’ Woodbridge Supervisor. “Her experience will be crucial to business development and retention in the County, particularly with the planned redevelopment in North Woodbridge and efforts to strengthen the Cyber Security Corridor in Eastern Prince William. We welcome her.”
“I am honored for the trust that the Board of County Supervisors has placed in me,” said Winn. “I have always been impressed by Prince William County’s diverse workforce, strong business climate, and entrepreneurial spirit. This is a dynamic community with great promise, and I am excited to be part of the community.”
Winn received a Bachelor of Science in economics from Arizona State University and a Master of Science in real estate development from Johns Hopkins University.