McIntosh County Industrial Development Authority

We’re here to help business thrive and grow in McIntosh County Georgia.

To expand economic opportunities by attracting, developing, and supporting new targeted industry and growing existing business in our community.

The McIntosh County Industrial Development Authority (MCIDA) came into existence in April, 1968.  The General Assembly of the state of Georgia by resolution amended the state Constitution in order to create a body corporate and politic to be known as the “McIntosh County Industrial Development Authority”.  The MCIDA Board of Directors consists of seven members, appointed at the pleasure of the McIntosh County Board of Commissioners and City of Darien Council Members.



211 Walton St.
P O Box 896
Darien, GA 31305

Chris Harper, Executive Vice President Southeastern Bank

Board Chairman

Jean Tinnin, Retired Physical Therapist & Local Business Owner

Board Member

Cliff Sowell, Educator


Davis Poole, President of Sales & Marketing of MCA Corporation

Board Vice Chair

Sam Oliver, Attorney at Law

Board Member

Bill Hodges, Professional Engineer

Board Member

Tom Draffin, Director of Association Management

Board Member