Belinda Ortiz Kirkegard assumed the role of Economic Development Director in December 2009.
Mrs. Kirkegard welcomes communication with any entrepreneurs interested in moving to our “All- America City” of Kissimmee. She also looks forward to working closely with many of the available local business resources, such as the Osceola County Economic Development Office, Osceola Small Business Development Center and the Metro Orlando Economic Development Commission.
Her professional experience includes the Central Florida Hotel & Lodging Association, Orange County's Business Development Office, as well as having worked for a few Central Florida elected officials. She is a national certified Economic Development Finance Professional and has earned a Masters degree in Public Administration