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Don Kersey, a native of Moses Lak, has been the executive director at the Port of Moses Lake since December of 2019. Kersey and the rest of the board are charged with encouraging economic growth in the port's district.

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Examining the benefits of a local port district
May 21, 2023 1:30 a.m.

Examining the benefits of a local port district

Port of Moses Lake executive director talks about the economic benefits of the port

MOSES LAKE — Don Kersey, executive director of the Port of Moses Lakes, sat in his corner office overlooking the Grant County International Airport thinking about a line he heard a lot growing up here. “We always knew that Moses Lake was going to grow, going to pop. It was always that’ll be next year and the next five years, but it’s gonna happen. It’s gonna happen,” Kersey said. “And we all sound like broken records.” ...