The Brookhaven Development Authority is a nonprofit public body that promotes trade, commerce, industry and employment opportunities pursuant to the state constitution and the Georgia Development Authorities Law. The Development Authority operates under the direction of the city manager and only meets on an as-needed basis. Members serve four-year terms. Each person is appointed by the mayor and confirmed by city council.
Current members of the Brookhaven Development Authority include:Luke Anderson, Chairman
Bruce L. Whitmer
Vice Chairperson, Board of Directors, Peachtree Creek Greenway, Inc.
Former Principal & Co-Founder, Designing4Health, LLCFormer Public Health Analyst and Presidential Management Fellow, US CDC
Bates Mattison, ExOfficio
Brookhaven District 3 Councilman