The SCDC Team
Executive Director: Samuel M. Baugh MBA
Samuel Baugh started as the Executive Director for South Coast Development Council (SCDC) in August of 2017. As the Executive Director he feels the personal responsibility to grow the economy of Oregon’s south coast. With a region that spreads from Florence, in the North, to Brookings / Harbor in the south, he has a wide variety of businesses to work with.
Prior to his work with SCDC Sam was a regional manager for a Self-Reliance initiative in Utah, where he worked with thousands of individuals to build job skills, personal finance, and self-employment. He was one of the founding members of a local chapter of SCORE and was a certified small business coach.
With a Masters degree in Business Administration (MBA) from Westminster College, Sam uses his knowledge to help business owners find ways to promote their businesses and build their team.
Currently Sam serves on the board of directors for the Bay Area Chamber of Commerce and CCD Business Development Corp.
Perviously he also sat on the Board of Directors for: the Utah Valley Chamber of Commerce, Central Utah Adult Literacy Committee, Moutainland Applied Technology College business and technology advisory board, and many other groups focused on building communities through economic development and enhancement.
You can reach Sam at the email below or by phone in the office at 541.888.7003 or by cell at 541.808.7774.