Board of Development

Meets 3rd Tuesday at 3:00 p.m.

The Board of Development was chartered by the City Council in 1941 to promote industrial growth in the City. The Board is funded through a transfer from GEUS and 4A Economic Development Corporation. The Board is appointed by the City Council and specializes in assisting companies with their relocation and expansion plans as well as promoting economic development in Greenville.

Staff Contact

Greg Sims, President/CEO
(903) 455-1197


Members serve two three-year terms.

Term Expires
Greg Sims President/CEO
Randall E. "Randy" Tarpley
Place One 12/31/2019
Steven Knox Place Two 12/31/2019
Holly Gray Place Three 12/31/2019
Terry Thomas Place Four 12/09/2020
David Ellis   Place Five 12/09/2020
Marc Scott Place Six 12/31/2021
Shaun Franklin Place Seven 12/31/2021

Board Brochure