Sidney Riney is the Business Office and Communications Manager at GOEDC. She is a graduate of Owensboro Catholic High School and Western Kentucky University where she earned a bachelor’s degree in corporate and organizational communication and minored in marketing. Sidney is currently enrolled in graduate school at Union College, working toward a master’s degree in digital marketing and communications management. Sidney has also achieved her certification in basic Economic Development from KIED and is a graduate of the Leadership Owensboro Class of 2019.
Growing up, Sidney has been involved with the community of Owensboro through her work on the family farm, known as Riney Farms, by being a vendor of the Owensboro Regional Farmers’ Market for the past several years. She is also a board member of the Owensboro Regional Farmers’ Market. Sidney completed an internship in Owensboro with 92.5 WBKR, where she received the opportunity to converse with more citizens around the tristate. She enjoys being involved in community development and hearing stories that the people of Owensboro have to share.