Joaquin Tijerina

Coachella Valley Small Business Development Center Director and Economic Development Regional Manager for Riverside County Economic Development Agency

Location: Indio

Telephone: 760-848-4096

 

Joaquin has over 23 years of experience working in Economic Development, Project Management, Program Management, Construction Management, Case Management and Fast Tracking entitlements with the County of Riverside. He is responsible for facilitating community and economic development planning and initiatives; identifying and fostering community economic development opportunities; securing funding for economic development activities and programs; assisting local organizations, businesses and individuals with establishing economic development plans and projects; and promoting the county in order to expand economic development opportunities and implementing economic development strategy and related activities throughout unincorporated county areas.

Joaquin earned his Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Redlands. He extended his education at University of California, Riverside and has attended numerous seminars, conferences and tradeshows to advance his knowledge in the field of economic development.