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Meet Our Team

The Jefferson County Development Authority (JCDA) is made up of the following enthusiastic and experienced staff members:

Name and Title Contact Information




Lyn Goodwin

Interim Director & Program Manager


Jane Jones

Administrative Assistant


Matthew Coffey

Business Coach

Office: 304-728-3255
Mobile: 304-546-4503


The JCDA Board of Directors is composed of the following appointed Jefferson County business people:

  • Neil McLaughlin, President, Citizen Representative
  • Michelle Sudduth, Vice President, Business Representative
  • Julia Yuhasz, Secretary, Citizen Representative
  • Chris Gaidrich, Treasurer, Industry Representative
  • Dave Dinges, Labor Representative
  • Sean Feigo, Citizen Representative
  • James Gatz, Town of Shepherdstown
  • Bob Gillette, Citizen Representative
  • Jason Gore, City of Ranson
  • Christy Huddle, Town of Harpers Ferry
  • Gary Kable, Education Representative
  • Greg Mason, Industry Representative
  • Amanda McDaniel, Town of Bolivar
  • Patsy Noland, Jefferson County Commission


The Board meets the third Tuesday of each month at 3 p.m. in the large conference room at the Public Services Building, 1948 Wiltshire Rd., Kearneysville.

Access the current year’s meeting agendas and minutes of the JCDA Board of Directors here.

Access the 2015 archives of the JCDA Board of Directors agendas and minutes here, 2014 archives here and the 2013 archives here.