The Stephens County Development Authority (est. 1965) is committed to achieving continued, sustainable economic growth in our area of Northeast Georgia. We are an active, forward-thinking team seeking to diversify our economy, encouraging business retention and expansion to improve the lives of our residents. SCDA works with public and private sector representatives to fully utilize their collective individual and organizational resources. We act as a people-focused resource of information to those interested in business opportunities in Stephens County and as a moderator between business and individual interests.