JCEDD

JASPER COUNTY ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT DISTRICT

JASPER COUNTY VISION STATEMENT:

Our vision for Jasper County is to create a unified community striving to provide adequate employment, productive workforce and a high quality of life for all Jasper County Citizens.

The Jasper County Economic Development District serves as a voice for the county’s economic development needs.  Through collaboration with other local, state and national entities, JCEDD is a liaison for industry and business. Along with the staff at Mid- Mississippi Development District, we offer information and help to secure incentives and other needs that business and industry require to make a strong beginning. . We serve the county community and industries who are seeking a convenient  and profitable location. We help existing business and industry to achieve their potential. We seek to improve the county’s economy and quality of life through development of resources. Loan and Incentive information available in Jasper County can be found here.

JCEDD OFFICERS

Haskins Montgomery – Director

Ricky Ruffin- Attorney

OFFICERS 2018

MikeGeiger, President

L.J. Gavin, Vice President

Barbara Ravenhorst, Secretary

Executive Committee –

Charles Ingram, Jackie Thigpen

BOARD OF DIRECTORS:

Beat 1
L.J. Gavin
Charles Ingram

Beat 2 
Denson Ford,
Vernell Thigpen Lofton

Beat 3 
Jessie Crosby
Brandon Kirkland

Michael King
Jackie Thigpen

Beat 5
John Henry Batty
Nehemiah Jones

Heidelberg
Eddie Jones
Sandra Duckworth Batty

Louin 
Ed Brown
Mike Gieger

Bay Springs 
Carter Sims
Jerry Wilson

(Bylaws say Chancery Clerk serves as Secretary)

The Board of Directors is made up of two appointed members from each Supervisor District and each Municipality. The board meets to take care of its business on the second Tuesday of each month.

Jasper County Economic Development District and the Board of Supervisors manage a revolving loan fund that has helped existing industries expand and new industry locate in Jasper County. Since the startup in 1985 it has made loans to some 16 different industrial projects to add to the development of jobs for Jasper County.

 Let us help locate your industry in Jasper County.
   Call Today. Phone: (601) 764-2700
Hol-Mac Welder
  Hol-Mac underbody parts for mining vehicles.
Hol-Mac is only one of the many industries located in Jasper County.

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