Havelock Economic Development Coordinator

General Assembly Allocates Funds for MCAS Cherry Point

July 14, 2017


The N.C. General Assembly has allocated funding for Marine Corps Air Station Cherry Point that will go towards a new maintenance and testing facility.

The state appropriated $3 million to build additional facilities to supplement the Lift Fan Maintenance and Testing Facility planned for FRC East. The facility is designed to improve the industrial base required for the lift fan testing component for the F-35B Joint Strike Fighter aircraft. >>READ MORE


Havelock hires new economic development coordinator

August 10, 2016

Amanda Ohlensalen hired as Havelock economic development coordinator. Allies for Cherry Point's Tomorrow.

by Drew Wilson, Havelock News

Amanda Ohlensehlen has been chosen to be the city’s new economic development coordinator.

Ohlensehlen has worked since June of 2008 as the sales manager for the Havelock Tourist and Event Center.

The University of Missouri graduate is currently working toward a master’s degree at East Carolina University in science and sustainable tourism and that focuses on community development. She has also recently completed a course in economic development form the UNC School of Government. >>READ MORE