Economic Development Authority
The Pendleton County Economic Development Authority is equipped to offer companies an impressive array of benefits to help you build, grow and prosper.
Providing Expertise and Assistance.
The Pendleton County Economic Development Authority provides expertise and assistance with economic development, work force issues, market research, business incubation, and training opportunities for those looking to locate to Pendleton County. The authority’s staff and volunteer board members work closely with the Community to build and strengthen the County.
The Pendleton County Economic Development Authority operates under the direction of a governing board, which includes representation from the Pendleton County Commission, Town of Franklin, local banks, local businesses and individual business owners, community leaders, and citizens. As an arm of the County government under the laws set forth under West Virginia Code §7-12 (Chapter 7: County Commissions and Officers; Article 12: County and Municipal Development Authorities), the PCEDA works to promote, develop, and advance the business prosperity and economic welfare of Pendleton County.
- Chairman Kristin Dingess
- 1st Vice Chair Dayne Davis
- 2nd Vice Chair Jeremy Harper
- Secretary/Treasurer Joan Ashley
- Brooke Alt
- Brianna Bruns
- Jamie DiFalco
- Kenneth Harper
- Bob Horan
- Carl Hevener
- Bill Loving
- Carl Warner
- Executive Director Laura Brown
- Office Administrator Amber Nesselrodt
- August 11, 2021 [ agenda ]
- June 9, 2021 [ agenda | minutes ]
- April 20, 2021 [ agenda | minutes ]
- February 10, 2021 [ minutes ]
The Pendleton County EDA is equipped to offer companies an impressive array of benefits to help you build, grow and prosper.
We are here to be a first point of contact, providing you a seamless experience to make your search process as efficient as possible. Our scope of services includes acting as your liaison with local and state permitting and funding agencies, as well as any necessary assistance with funding applications.