County names new biz development director

Susan Small

HAGERSTOWN, Md. — Susan Small was recently named director of the Washington County (Md.) Department of Business Development.

Prior to working for the county, Small was a licensed real estate professional. She joined the county staff in 2014 as real property administrator in the Division of Engineering. Most recently, she served as business leader in the Department of Business Development.

Small has a background in real estate, client relations and business development. She is a member of the Maryland Economic Development Association, an ex officio on the Washington County Chamber of Commerce board, a committee member of the Greater Hagerstown Committee’s Vision 2.1 Innovative Gateways Success Team, and ex officio on the Airport Advisory Committee. She is also pursuing certification as a certified economic developer.

She is a graduate of Frostburg State University, where she received a bachelor’s degree in fine arts.