Madison Silvert is the President of the Malcolm Bryant Corporation, a full service real estate development and management company. He received his Bachelor’s Degree in Economics from Centre College, and then earned his Juris Doctor and special certification in regulatory law and policy from the Brandeis School of Law at the University of Louisville in 2001. Madison then went into private practice for six years, first in Louisville, and then returning to Owensboro in 2003 where he served as head counsel for the Owensboro Metropolitan Planning and Zoning Commission for eight years. In 2007, he joined the Economic Development Corporation as its first Vice President of Entrepreneurship and High Tech Development. In 2013, Madison was named President and CEO of GO-EDC. In 2015 Madison was named one of the 40 Under 40 up and coming economic development professionals in the world by Development Counselors International. Madison is also an Urban Planner, having passed the comprehensive planning exam, giving him the designation of a certified planner with the American Institute of Certified Planners. Madison is a member of the Real Estate Advisory Council for the St. Louis Federal Reserve Bank as well as past member of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Committee on Colleges Board of Directors where he also served on the Executive Council.
With his wife Amy, he has three children: Emma, Lilly and John Crawford.