About the Commission

The Economic Development Commission consists of seven members who are either residents of the Town, town property owners, business owners or those employed in the Town and are appointed by the Leesburg Town Council. The Leesburg Economic Development Commission's mission is to ensure the economic vitality and stability of the Town of Leesburg. The commission works to retain and expand existing businesses, attract and recruit desirable new businesses, and enhance economic activities that will benefit local businesses and residents. All of the Commission's efforts are guided by their strategic plan, commonly known as the EDC Map.



Commission Members

  Term Ends
Jim Sisley 2018
Al Barney 2018
Eric Byrd, Chair 2018
Eunggil Choi  2018
Nick McCarter 2020
Mary Harper 2020
 Joshua Thiel, Council Liaison TERM 


Group Email Address:  LEDCommission@leesburgva.gov

Staff Liaison:  EconomicDevelopment@leesburgva.gov accepts correspondence on behalf of the commission.

Meeting Documents

Additional Economic Development Commission documents, including approved meeting minutes, are available for download here. For previous years' meeting packets and minutes, please contact the Staff Liaison.