Marietta Development Authority

Meetings 

  • 5 pm
  • The 2nd Tuesday, quarterly
  • City Hall, 4th Floor Conference Room
    205 Lawrence Street
    Marietta, GA 30060

Agendas & Minutes

Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are available following approval.

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 Members

RepresentativePositionContact Information
Fran SuttonPost 1, Term expires August 11, 2023Email F. Sutton
William B. DunawayPost 2, Term expires October 13, 2023Email W Dunaway
Sterling G. WhartonPost 3, Term expires October 11, 2025Email S Wharton
John J. Elliott Jr.
Residential Developer
Post 4, Term expires June 9, 2025Email J. Elliott
James D. SoutherlandPost 5, Term expires March 10, 2026Email J. Southerland
Judy E RenfroePost 6, Term expires May 8, 2025Email J. Renfroe
Michael J. Henderson
Commercial Banker
Post 7, Term expires May 8, 2025Email M. Henderson

Qualifications

Seven members elected by City Council. The members must be taxpayers and live in the city of Marietta.

Term

Posts 1 and 2 - two years; Posts 3 and 4 - four years; Posts 5, 6 and 7 - six years. If at the end of any term of office of any director, a successor thereto shall not have been elected, then the director whose term of office shall have expired shall continue to hold office until his successor shall be so elected.

Compensation

$100 per month (effective May 1, 2001 - Ord. Number 6231)

Application

Download a form to join this authority (PDF) and submit it to the City Clerk's Office.

Purpose

The purpose of the Marietta Development Authority is to develop and promote for the public good and general welfare trade, commerce, industry, and employment opportunities in the city of Marietta.