The BDC Board of Directors appointed Mr. Steve Cassard of MEDCO to serve as Executive Director on July 16, 2018, after the announcement retirement of long-time ED Mrs. Donna Tapley. Cassard was approved by the Cecil County Council at their August 2nd legislative session.
VIA CECIL WHIG Donna Tapley has stepped down as executive director of the Bainbridge Development Corporation after 13 years. She recently told the Whig she left the job on July 16 to pursue personal priorities. Formed by the Maryland General Assembly in 1999, the BDC is charged with finding business, industry and other development for the former U.S. Naval Training Center Bainbridge, which sits east of Port Deposit atop the granite cliff. The BDC has had little success thanks