Mitzie Zerr's career has spanned over 35-years in the utility industry where she has worked in a variety of areas, including marketing, communications, and economic development. She recently started her own business, Zerco Consulting, where she is the primary contact for management of Springfield’s flagship industrial park. Her consulting includes overseeing contractors' work, financial oversight, and coordinating review of expansion projects. Mitzie has been an active participant with the Chamber of Commerce and a number of community boards and committees promoting business growth and development.
Mitzie has been an active member of AWC since 1993. She has served in numerous positions on the local and national level, where she currently serves as past chair. Her honors include the AWC Star Award, Member of the Year, and Springfield Business Journal’s Most Influential Women award.