The Henry County Development Authority

Atlanta’s New South, Henry County, Georgia is located only 20 miles southeast of Atlanta’s business core. Positioned to serve as Metro Atlanta’s connector to global transportation and distribution – minutes from Atlanta and the Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport, the world’s busiest, and with direct rail service from Norfolk Southern Railroad, and the metro’s best access to the Port of Savannah – you are less than two hours away by air and two days by truck to 80 percent of the United States.

Henry’s connections also include access to Atlanta’s 21st century talent pool and abundant higher education opportunities. Life in Georgia is grand, and in Henry County your family and your business get the best of both worlds, including high quality and affordable housing, top-rated public schools and history with new developments.

The Henry County Development Authority works to strengthen the county’s economy for our residents by building lasting relationships with local and national companies to ensure they locate in our county and create high-value jobs for Henry’s best. From retaining local companies in Henry to fostering new relationships and opportunities with companies looking to relocate or grow their operations into Henry County, the Authority is connecting business in Atlanta’s new south. Focused on diversified industry, Henry is a competitive location for growing and established technology, healthcare, logistics, professional services and advanced manufacturing organizations.

Explore the Henry County Development Authority:

  • Mission & Vision

    Learn what drives the Authority and how we’re growing Henry’s economy and enhancing the quality of life for Henry residents, here.

  • Board of Directors

    Meet our leadership team and learn why they think Henry County is best for business, here.

  • Programs & Services

    Whether you’re an existing business in the area, or considering Henry County for the first time, we have programs and services that will help you succeed. Learn more.

  • HCDA Staff

    Meet the team who is bringing new business opportunities and investment to Henry County, here.

  • HCDA Partners

    The Authority works with many partners in the community to provide a strong economy and a high quality of life for our residents. Meet them here.

  • Contact Us

    Connect with the Henry County Development Authority via email, phone and social media. Connect with us.


Connect With Us
Charlie Moseley
Executive Director
Charlie Moseley joined the Development Authority staff as Executive Director, following 4 years with the with the Georgia Department of Economic Development as a Project Analyst, Associate Project Manager, Project Manager and Senior Project Manager. Charlie has also worked as a deputy speechwriter and proclamations director for the Office of Governor Sonny Perdue. Charlie holds a Bachelor's of Arts in Political Science from the University of Georgia and has a master''s degree in City and Regional Planning and a Master of Science degree in Public Policy from the Georgia Institute of Technology. Charlie is active in professional economic development organizations including the Georgia Economic Developers Association.
Leah Brown
Director of Marketing and Existing Industry
Leah Brown works with Henry County’s primary businesses to help problem solve, discuss potential expansion opportunities and advise clients on any applicable resources and support available. Leah also leads HCDA's marketing efforts. Prior to joining the Authority, Leah worked for the Macon Economic Development Commission as the Manager of Industry and Business and as Projects Manager. Leah holds a Bachelor of Science degree from Georgia College & State University and a Masters of Public Administriation degree from the University of Georgia
Terry Collins
Office Manager
Terry has been a resident of Henry County since 1985. She was employed by the Henry County Board of Education for 11 years prior to joining the Henry County Board of Commissioners in 2001. Terry has served as Executive Assistant and Office Manager for the Henry County Development Authority since 2010.

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