Marcia Keeth is the Deputy Director. With more than 15 years of experience working with the Charles County government and Charles County Economic Development Department (EDD), she is responsible for managing department operations, marketing programs, special projects, and supporting business development.
Economic Development is a second career for Ms. Keeth; she spent almost 25 years working in radio and media. She was a network producer for Westwood One Companies in Arlington, VA for 12 years, writing and producing nationally syndicated news, public affairs, and entertainment radio programs. Prior to that, she lived and worked in Raleigh, North Carolina where she worked in local radio and advertising.
Ms. Keeth holds a bachelor's degree from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill with a major in Radio, Television, and Motion Picture. She continues to pursue professional development through the International Economic Development Council (IEDC) and is a 2018 graduate of Leadership Southern Maryland.
Ms. Keeth enjoys cooking vegan and vegetarian dishes during her spare time. When she's not busy working the kitchen and when weather permits, Ms. Keeth likes to kayak. Her favorite spots include around Cobb Island on the Potomac River in Charles County. She has lived in the county for over 25 years.