Rural Community Builder Name: Lehi Dowell
Community: Curry, Coos, and Douglas County
Recognized by: Brooke Nuckles-Gentekos
What is one word or phrase that describes this person as an RCB: Supporter of Rural
Tell us a bit about what you appreciate about them as an RCB:
Lehi Dowell is an amazing rural community builder working with CCD Business serving Curry, Coos and Douglas Counties. Not only is Lehi working hard in support of local businesses for rural economic vitality and resilience for rural Oregon in THREE counties, he sees how a well connected “ecosystem” of residents, nonprofits, government, and businesses make for stronger and better communities.
Lehi spearheaded the @Connect Douglas County Oregon community website and steering committee of locals and supports South Coast Oregon Connects as well! A super important player in the Community Website Partnership and for rural Oregon, thank you, Lehi!