Pam Keller, executive vice president of sales and marketing for Keller Homes has been appointed to serve as chairwoman of the Colorado Springs Economic Development Corp.’s board of directors.

Keller replaces Steve Schneider, who will serve as an ex-officio board member.

Also, George Hess, president of Vantage Homes Corp. and Fred Veitch, vice president, Nor’wood Development Group, joined the board of directors joined the board.

The mission of the Colorado Springs Economic Development Corp. is to provide economic development services that attract, retain and create primary jobs that provide for economic diversity and job opportunities for those entering the workforce for the first time.