Meet The Team

CEO

Lisa Miller, CEO, is responsible for providing leadership in the business development and job creation activities of Goshen County along with the development and implementation of the strategic goals and objectives of GCEDC. 

Lisa joined GCEDC in 2016, prior to that having over 25 years of executive-level experience in the corporate, foundation, association, government, and consultant sectors as well as being self-employed.   

She graduated from Central Michigan University with a BS in Community Development.  She is a proud member of Torrington Rotary, current board member of Wyoming Economic Development Association, graduate of Leadership Michigan have severed on many foundation and community boards and several professional organizations. 

Lisa enjoys nature, 4-legged family, horseback riding on her ranch, and traveling, especially to visit family. She believes the strength of the team is each individual member. The strength of each member is the team.

Lisa also believes people won’t necessarily remember what you said, they will however remember how you made them feel.  Therefore, work for a cause, not for applause; live life to express, not to impress; and don’t strive to make your presence noticed, just make your absence felt.   

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Business Development Director

Brayden Connour, Business Development Director, works to recruit, retain and expand business in Goshen County.

Brayden has been with Goshen Economic Development since August of 2019. Prior to that, he spent 3 years at the Wyoming Business Council. He was a Project Manager for the Business-Ready Community program, working with municipalities across the State of Wyoming. Brayden graduated from the University of Wyoming with dual bachelor’s degrees; Finance and Ag. Business. He is a Certified Economic Development Finance Professional (EDFP) through the National Development Council (NDC). He serves on the Goshen County 2-Shot Goose Hunt Committee, the Community Hospital Advisory Board of Directors, and is the treasurer of the Wyoming Hemp Association. In his spare time, Brayden enjoys hunting, golfing, and spending time with his wife, Lynn and three year old black lab, Myla.

Brayden believes that in any moment of decision, the best thing you can do is the right thing. The worst thing you can do is nothing. Brayden also believes Goshen County is truly a great place to live and is determined to leave it a great place to live for future generations.

Community Development Director

Sandy Hoehn is the Community Development Director which houses the Chamber of Commerce, Tourism, Main Street and helps provide administrative support for the Goshen County Lodging Tax Board and Community Pride Foundation Board. Sandy has been with GCEDC and the Chamber of Commerce since November of 2015, Sandy holds her Bachelor's Degree in Elementary Education and two associates degree’s. Sandy comes to us with five years of Community Development experience and serves on numerous boards and committees throughout Goshen County.  Sandy lives on her significant other's family feedlot and farm operation, where they raise their son in the traditional cowboy lifestyle and culture. They enjoy participating in ranch rodeos/gymkhanas, fishing, and teaching Ridge the value of hard work.

Sandy believes that it is up to us to provide a great community for our future generations and by neighbors working together, Goshen County will prosper.

Operations Director 

Tammy Derr, Operations Director, manages the day-to-day operations of GED and Chamber of Commerce.   Tammy has been with Goshen Economic Development and the Chamber since April of 2017.  Tammy also handles the account receivables, accounts payable, budget, and membership. Prior to that, she worked as a Dental Hygienist for 11 years and a Radiologic Technologist for 13 years.  Tammy lives in Goshen County with her husband and two sons. She and her family are true supporters of this community.  In her spare time, Tammy enjoys spending time with her husband Brian and sons Garrett and Spencer, flower gardening, vegetable gardening, water sports, friends, and sunshine.  Tammy believes in letting your smile change the world, but don’t let the world change your smile! Goshen County has been a great place to live, work and raise her family.

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Visitor Center Manager

Moriah Brist is the Visitor Center Manager. She handles tourism inquiries, provides residents and non-residents with information, promotes tourism, businesses, and organizations on all social media platforms. Moriah is a recent graduate of the University of Wyoming with a BS degree in Marketing and a concentration in Customer Experience. Prior to living in Goshen County, Moriah worked in customer service for nine years and has a passion for working with small businesses. She enjoys hunting and fishing with her family and boyfriend. Moriah believes that small businesses are the heart and soul of a community.

Big Land. Open Opportunity.