Berkeley County Development Authority (BCDA).

Our mission is to facilitate the growth of business in the county. We are a local agency that assists businesses as they consider the many advantages of moving to or expanding operations in Berkeley County. Our goal is to connect you with the many opportunities that our county has to offer.

The BCDA is ready to assist:

  • identify property options and assist with site selection
  • obtaining the necessary permits and licenses
  • locating workforce development and customized training programs
  • determining financing options and incentives.

To view a copy of the FY2019 Audit, click here

To view our 2018 Highlight of Projects: click here.


300 Foxcroft Avenue, Suite 201, Martinsburg, WV 25401

For directions, click here.


Phone: 304-267-4144

Facebook  |  Twitter  |  Instagram  @bcdaWV

LinkedIn: Berkeley County Development Authority 


Sandy Hamilton, Executive Director

Tara Price, Administrative Services Coordinator

Jennifer Smith, Economic Development Coordinator 


Helen Harris, President
Abe Ashton, Vice President
Tony Lewis, Secretary
Montie Hicks, Treasurer

Bob Butler
Brad Close
Dan Dulyea
Carey Gano
Harriet Johnson
Steve O’Brien
Amy Orndoff
P.J. Orsini
Brandon Smith
Hunter Wilson

BCDA Board Meetings are regularly scheduled for the second Wednesday of each month, unless otherwise posted, at 9:30 AM in the Development Authority Conference Room or via Zoom Meeting.

The next Board Meeting is scheduled for Wednesday, January 13, 2021, 9:30 a.m.   |  Agenda

To view the minute’s archive, click here.


Business Development Committee – P.J. Orsini, Chair
Next meeting, January 21, 11:00 a.m., Development Authority Conference Room and via Zoom Meeting  |  Agenda

By-Laws Adhoc Committee – Tony Lewis, Chair
Next meeting, Tuesday, January 20, 2021, 9:00 a.m., Development Authority Conference Room  |  Agenda  

Executive Committee – Helen Harris, Chair
Next meeting, TBA, Development Authority Conference Room  

Finance/Audit Committee – Montie Hicks, Chair
Next meeting, Wednesday, January 20, 2021, 3:00 p.m., Development Authority Conference Room   |  Agenda

Government Affairs & Infrastructure Committee – Tony Lewis, Chair
Next meeting, Tuesday, January 12, 2021, 8:00 a.m., via Zoom Meeting  |  Agenda

Marketing Committee – Brandon Smith, Chair
Next meeting, Friday, January 8, 2021, 1:00 p.m., Development Authority Conference Room and via Zoom Meeting  |  Agenda

Property Management Committee – Hunter Wilson, Chair
Next meeting, January 29, 2021, 1:00 p.m., Development Authority Conference Room.  |  Agenda

Updated 1/22/2021