Wayne County, Mississippi

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Departments

Wayne County Economic Development District Office

Office 601-735-6056; Fax 601-735-6246

610 Azalea Drive, Waynesboro, MS 39367

Website: www.waynecounty.ms

Email: WCEDD@waynecounty.ms

Non-elected position responsible for marketing area to new and existing businesses and industries regionally, nationally and internationally. The Wayne County Economic Development District, comprised of nine appointed board members, oversees the area’s two industrial parks and county-owned facilities occupied by businesses that lease such buildings and sites for their operations.

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Sue Shedd Brown, Economic Development Administrative Assistant

Office 601-735-6056; Fax 601-735-6246

610 Azalea Drive, Waynesboro, MS 39367

Website: www.waynecounty.ms

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Economic Development District Board of Directors

Rick Andersen

Phillip Cooley

H.H. "Herky" Hardee (Secretary)

Dan Jones

Sam Kennedy

Wayne Longmire

Stuart Rowell

James Snellgrove (President)

Non-elected positions -- appointed by the Wayne County Board of Supervisors (for the county's five districts) and the Waynesboro Board of Aldermen -- to serve in the oversight capacity of the agency. The executive director answers to this board, and the panel is responsible for economic and policy decisions impacting the operations of the Wayne County Economic Development District.