King is a 1974 graduate of the University of Shippensburg with a B.S. degree in Business Administration/Accounting. King’s employment history includes time with the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, City of Altoona, Redevelopment Authority of Altoona and the Greater Altoona Economic Development Corp. (GAEDC) before its merger with Altoona Enterprises to form the Altoona Blair County Development Corp. (ABCD Corp.)
At ABCD Corp. King helps to manage the fiscal activities of the corporation, provides contract compliance on local, state and federal contracts and as such is responsible for the draw-down of funds, filing required reports and serving as liaison between clients and governmental agencies should any questions arise. King is also responsible for all of GAEDC’s financial transactions.
King and his wife Patti reside in Altoona and have three adult children and eight grandchildren. King is an avid outdoorsman and can be found hunting in the woods or along a stream fishing throughout the year.