Brooks Kracke joined NAIDA in 2015. Brooks is a native of North Alabama and he and his family reside in Decatur. He came to NAIDA from the Jetplex Industrial Park at the Port of Huntsville, Alabama, where he held the position of business development manager/director. Prior to this, he was an associate director with NAIDA from 1987-1998. Brooks has worked on many successful projects across all sectors in North Alabama. These projects include USG, ULA, Navistar and Remington.
Brooks is a member of the Economic Developers Association of Alabama, the International Economic Development Council and the Southern Economic Development Council. He is also a member of the Industrial Asset Management Council. Brooks is a graduate of the Economic Development Institute in Norman, Oklahoma. Brooks received his Bachelors of Science in Business Administration from Athens State University.