"As a port District Commissioner one of the areas I appreciate in working with the staff of the EDC is their willingness to work with rural communities relative to Economic Development. An example of this was recruiting AMWAY to Quincy."



Brian Kuest   -  Director, Past President

A graduate of Central Washington University, Brian Kuest joined LeMaster & Daniels/CliftonLarsonAllen in 1990 after serving over 15 years in the commercial banking industry. With over 38 years in banking and financial services, Brian has assisted a broad range of clients with financial needs in business-agriculture, real estate and healthcare.  And worked closely with major banks-lending institutions-private investors and government agencies throughout eastern Washington. 

Brian lives in Quincy with his wife Connie-has 3 grown and married daughters. Brian is active in a multitude of community and civic activities and is also a Quincy Port District Commissioner and past President of the Grant County Economic Development Council.