Development Authority

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Mission: The mission of the Jefferson County Development Authority is to provide an increased and diverse tax base for Jefferson County. The JCDA also provides new employment opportunities for our citizens through the attraction of medium sized light manufacturing and other types of business, and through the retention and expansion of existing businesses in Jefferson County.

Term Length: 3 years

Meeting Schedule: The JCDA Board meets the third Tuesday of each month at 3:00 p.m. at the Jefferson County Public Services Center in Bardane.

Contact Information: 304-728-3255 or

Member  Position  Expiration  
Laura Whittington  Bolivar  4/05/19
Karan Townsend  Harpers Ferry  4/05/19
Tony Roberts
Steve Stolipher    4/05/19
Howard Mills  Shepherdstown  4/05/20
Daniel Casto
Annette Gavin    4/05/20
Julia Yuhasz
Andy Blake  Ranson  4/05/20
R. Michael Shepp    4/05/20
Jim Ruland    4/05/21
 Lyle Tabb    4/05/19
Eric Lewis
Ben Martz    4/05/21
Mike Chapman    4/05/21
Neil McLaughlin    4/05/19
Harry Wilkins    4/05/19
Scott Sudduth  School Board Liaison  N/A
Gary Kable  School Board Liaison  N/A
Peter Onoszko  Commission Liaison  1/01/19
Nic Diehl  Executive Director  
 Dary Hennessy  Charles Town  04/05/19