336.597.1752 edc@personcounty.net

Our Team

The Person County Economic Development Commission is comprised of business and community leaders that touch every aspect of economic development including local government officials, workforce development professionals, small business owners and citizens.

Stuart Gilbert

Stuart Gilbert

Economic Development Director

Economic Development Director, responsible for recruiting and expansion of businesses in Person County, North Carolina, a part of the Research Triangle Regional Partnership; works closely with local, regional, national and global partners.

Sherry Wilborn

Sherry Wilborn

Senior Administrative Support

Senior Administrative Support, performs administrative duties related to serving the Economic Development Director as well as the Economic Development Commission and the non-profit arm of Person County Economic Development, PCBIC, Inc.

Timely Support

In most cases, someone from our office will respond to you within one business day.

Innovative Ideas

With decades of experience in the field of economic development, our support network has what it takes to help you succeed.


As part of the RTP Region we have the best Advanced Technology available in the world¬†within arm’s length.


We’ll do what it takes to make sure your needs are understood.

Everything is Better in Person

Ready to Work Together in Person?