Downtown Development Authority

The Downtown Development Authority is a body of seven members created and appointed by the City council and recognized by the State of Georgia as a public entity with a specified set of powers and a specific purpose or mission to:

• Revitalize and redevelop the downtown business district of Douglasville 
• Develop and promote for the public good and general welfare, trade, commerce, industry, and employment opportunities and promote the general welfare of the city and state by creating a climate favorable to the location of new industry, trade and commerce within the downtown area 
• Finance projects within the downtown business district that will develop and promote the public good and general welfare.
Members of the Board

Barry Oliver
Barry Oliver
Member
Post 1

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Jeff Merback        

Member
Post 2

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Rob Coats
DDA Board Chair
Post 3

Donna Cox
Donna Cox

Secretary-Treasurer
Post 4

Shandron Pemberton
Shandron Pemberton
Vice Chair
Post 5


Nycole Jarrett

Member
Post 6

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Larry Yockey
Councilmember
Post 7


Members f the Board


Larry Yockey
Councilmember
Post 7


Barry Oliver
Member
Post 1

Donna Cox
Secretary-Treasurer
Post 4

Rob Coats
DDA Board Chair
Post 3

Nycole Jarrett 
Member
Post 6

Jeff Merback
Member
Post 2

Shandron Pemberton
Vice Chair 
Post 
Members of the Board
Larry Yockey
Councilmember
DDA Board Chair
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Barry Oliver
DDA Vice-Chair

Donna Cox
Secretary-Treasurer

Rob Coats
Member

Chris Hedgecock
Member

Jeff Merback
Member

Shandron Pemberton
Member