Kim Burdick has served as PtPDe's Executive Director since May 2017. Kim, formerly both a PtPDE Board Member and a World Trade Center-Delaware Board Member, , served as primary staff person on the Delaware Governor's International Trade Council under the leadership of Senator Andre G, Knox. In recognition of her assistance to CSG in helping to build an Eastern Regional Trading Block, Kim was named Delaware's 1994 Council of State Governments Toll Fellow. Mrs. Burdick is an award-winning Delaware writer and historian. She has served both as Chairman of the Delaware Humanities Council, and as Delaware Advisor to the National Trust for Historic Preservation.