Our Staff


Mark Whitley

Executive Director, EDFP

304.372.1151

Mark Whitley, Executive Director of the Jackson County Development Authority has a degree in accounting and is a graduate of the University of Oklahoma’s Economic Development Institute and the Community Development Institute. He is a certified Economic Development Financial Professional and has over 20 years in federal, State and local economic and community development.


Meghan McClung

Administrative Assistant

304.372.1151

Board of Directors


Tim Bailey

Board Secretary


Rick Anderson

Vice President


William Kuryla PhD

Past President

Kokopelli Chemists, Inc

President


Norma Jean Cope

Board Member

Cope’s Supermarket

President & CEO


Eric Holmes

Board Member

Harris & Homes


Mark Fowler

Board Member

Fowler Consulting Software Development

Wireless Broadband

Owner


Chip Wimbauer

Board Member

OVIS


Blaine Hess

Board Member

Jackson County Schools

Superintendent


Tom Lookabaugh

Board Member


Rayna O'Dell

Board Member

Assistant Vice President

Banking Center Manager

Wesbanco, Ravenswood


Mayor Carolyn Rader

Board Member

City of Ripley


Carry "Bo" Ranson

Board Member

Land & Resource Management, Inc. / President

Ranson Hollows / Owner

An outdoor recreational and leisure destination in Southern Jackson County.


Todd Ritchie

Board President

Alcan Rolled Products - Ravenswood

Vice President Operations - Plant Manager


Jeff Wiblen

Board Member


Karen Facemeyer

Board Member


Mayor Josh Miller

Board Member


Commissioner Mike Randolph

Board Member