Meet our Board


Andy Brannen
Southern Press and Packing

Steven Paul
ATC Broadband
(Director of Business Development)

Rodney James
Vice Chairman
Underground Pipeline Rehabilitation, Inc.

Bobby Tippins
Board Member
Georgia Power
(Local Manager)

David Dowling
Board Member
Lollipop Daycare

June Bennett
Board Member
Lakeview Golf Course
(Pro Shop Manager)

Tyrone Harris
Board Member
Tyco Construction, Inc.


Matt Carter
Executive Director

Pierce County Industrial Development Authority

Matt Carter
Executive Director

200 SW Central Avenue, Blackshear, GA 31516
t: 912.807.7432
f: 912.449.7045

Mission Statement

“To actively pursue opportunities for growth, job development, and quality of life for Pierce County.”
Vision Statement

“To improve the quality of life in Pierce County through job creation by developing existing resources and emerging markets.”