The Marion County Economic Development Commission works to recruit new business and industry while helping our existing industries grow and expand to enhance the local tax base and improve the county’s quality of life.

Marion County Economic Development Commission can help you plan for a successful expansion or relocation. We offer assistance with customized data, sites and buildings, incentives, workforce training and more.  For more information about services we provide and what Marion County can offer your business, please visit:
The Economic Development Commission meets on the 4th Tuesday of each month at 8:30 a.m. at the Economic Development Center.

Dr. Julie M. Norman, CEcD
Executive Director


Teresa Gasque
Administrative Assistant

Economic Development Commission
Edsel Williams, Chairman
Daniel Blue, Vice Chairman
Ashley Brady
Julia Edwards
Jacqueline Graves
Ernest Ottinger
Neal Byrd, Sr.
Johnny Floyd