Paul Mulligan has been a Mason District resident for 36 years.  As an economist, Paul has worked in regional economic development in North Carolina and international development for many years. His expertise is in energy, environment, and private sector development as well as macro/microeconomic policies and regional development.  His experience has covered work in the United States, Pakistan, Afghanistan, Middle East, Africa and the former Soviet Union with USAID and private consulting companies.   Paul is an advocated for smart and efficient development in our area.