MADC President Achieves Great Accomplishment

Posted: Nov 24 2014
The President of Minot Area Development Corporation, Stephanie Hoffart, received certification as an Economic madcpresident14.jpgDevelopment Finance Professional (EDFP) from the National Development Council (NDC). EDFP Certification is a professional credential given to individuals who successfully complete NDC's intensive economic development finance training series. The training provides individuals working in the field of economic development with instruction in business credit analysis, real estate financing, loan packaging, deal structuring and negotiating and the creation and implementation of development programs.

MADC is extremely proud of President Hoffart, achieving the EDFP certification is a great accomplishment and milestone in her career. Hoffart is new to her role as President at MADC and she is certainly off to a great start!

Each of the four EDFP Certification Program courses are five days in length and concludes with an exam. Upon successful completion of all four courses, the candidate is awarded EDFP Certification.

The National Development Council was established in 1969 and is a non-profit organization specializing in economic and housing development training and technical assistance for community development. NDC has trained over 60,000 professionals working in fields of economic and housing development.