Magnolia Economic Development

It is the principle purpose of Magnolia Economic Development 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. MED 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, and planning and development projects. MED is also responsible for coordination activities with appropriate local, state and federal programs.

Magnolia City Council

Mayor - Parnell Vann
Council Members:
Steve Crowell
James Jefferson
Steve Nipper
Kelli Souter
Larry Talley
Jamie Waller
Jeff White
Tia Wesson

MED Staff

  • Executive Director - Ellie Baker
  • Executive Assistant - Bonnie Keith