Magnolia Economic Development Corporation

It is the principle purpose of the Magnolia Economic Development Corporation to actively support the growth and development of existing business and industry and the aggressive recruitment and development of compatible new employers for Magnolia and Columbia County, Arkansas. The MEDC is further responsible for the promotion of the area as a competitive, viable business environment through marketing and public relations efforts, community development and support activities, educational programs, planning and development projects, and responsible for coordination activities with appropriate local, state and federal programs.

Board of Directors

President - Bob Edstrom
Secretary/Treasurer - Shirlye Hopkins

Board Members:
Mayor Parnell Vann
Steve Nipper
Jamie Waller
Wes Stockwell
Dr. Trey Berry
Doug McCrary
Jason Ray
Jeff Whitener

MEDC Staff

  • Executive Director - Cammie Hambrice
  • Executive Assistant - Micki Mitchell