Berkeley County Development Authority (BCDA).

Our mission is to facilitate 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 our 2018 Highlight of Projects: click here.


300 Foxcroft Avenue, Suite 201, Martinsburg, WV 25401

For directions, click here.


Phone: 304-267-4144

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LinkedIn: Berkeley County Development Authority 


Sandy Hamilton, Executive Director

Tara Price, Administrative Services Coordinator

Jennifer Smith, Economic Development Coordinator (to begin July 22, 2019)


Helen Harris, President
Abe Ashton, Vice President
Tony Lewis, Secretary
Montie Hicks, Treasurer
Bob Butler
Brad Close
Dan Dulyea
Amanda Giangola
George Karos
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. The next Board Meeting is scheduled for Wednesday, August 12, 2019, 9:30 a.m., in the Development Authority Conference Room.   

Agenda  |  July 2019 Minutes

To view the minutes archive, click here.


Business Development Committee – P.J. Orsini, Chair
Next meeting, Wednesday, August 21, 2019, 10:00 a.m. Development Authority Conference Room 

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

Finance/Audit Committee – Montie Hicks, Chair
Next meeting, TBA, Development Authority Conference Room

Government Affairs & Infrastructure Committee – Tony Lewis, Chair
Next meeting, TBD, Development Authority Conference Room 

Marketing Committee – Amanda Giangola, Chair
Next meeting, TBA, Development Authority Conference Room

Property Management – Hunter Wilson, Chair
Next meeting, TBA, Development Authority Conference Room

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