Thomas G. Morr, Vice President

Thomas G. Morr is the President and CEO of Select Greater Philadelphia, a regional economic development marketing organization created to promote the Greater Philadelphia region as a premier business location. Prior to joining Select in June, 2005, he served as the Managing Partner of the Greater Washington Initiative, an organization that markets the National Capital area. Mr. Morr has served as Senior Vice President of Marketing and Business Development for WEST*GROUP MANAGEMENT LLC, a Washington, DC area real estate development company. Among his responsibilities at WEST*GROUP, Mr. Morr was the project manager for the development of WEST*QUEST Technology Park, a 30-acre park in Anne Arundel County, Maryland. He is past president of both the Washington Airports Task Force and the Washington Dulles Foreign Trade Zone.

Mr. Morr is an attorney and has served as Minority Counsel to two Subcommittees of the House Government Operations Committee. He led the staffs of two members of the U.S. House of Representatives. Mr. Morr practiced law with the firm of Michael F. Colley and Associates of Columbus, Ohio.

Mr. Morr serves on the Board of the CEO Council for Growth, a Greater Philadelphia region economic leadership organization and on the Board and Executive Committee of the Philadelphia Convention and Visitors Bureau.  He is a former member of the National Air and Space Museum Board at the Smithsonian Institution. He is a member emeritus of the Board and Executive Committee of the Washington Airports Task Force and of the Washington Dulles Foreign Trade Zone. Mr. Morr is a past Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Virginia Tourism Corporation, an affiliate of the Virginia Economic Development Partnership. Mr. Morr has also Co-chaired the Governor’s Commission on Development of the Virginia Travel and Tourism Industry.  Mr. Morr earned his Juris Doctor degree from American University in Washington, D.C and a Bachelor of Arts degree from Ohio University.

In addition to his other distinctions, Tom is Anne Stirba’s brother. Mr. Morr can be reached by email at thomas.morr@verizon.net.