Industrial Development Board & Health and Education Facilities Board

The Springfield Industrial Development Board/Health and Education Facilities Board has been established in accordance with Tennessee Code Annotated Title 7, Chapter 53.  Under the provisions of this chapter, projects may be acquired, purchased, constructed, reconstructed, improved, bettered, and extended; and bonds may be issued for such purposes.  The Board has the authority to negotiate and accept from the Board's lessees, payments in lieu of ad valorem taxes; provided, such payments are deemed to be in furtherance of the Board's public purposes.  

BOARD OF DIRECTORS
The Board of Directors of the Springfield Industrial Development Board and Health and Education Facilities Board consists of seven (7) members each serving a term of six (6) years. The Board of Directors meets quarterly at Springfield City Hall.

 The Board members are as follows:
MEMBER REPRESENTING TERM EXPIRES
Mike Beshear, Chairman Ward 4 9/30/2021
Greg Bell Ward 1 9/30/2023
Robert Williams Ward 2 9/30/2022
Gary Howse Ward 3 9/30/2022
Dr. Tom Onstott Ward 5 9/30/2023
Jim Willhite Ward 6 9/30/2022
Bill Hargraves At-Large 9/30/2021
Mr. Jerome M. Converse serves as the Attorney for the Springfield Industrial Development Board and Health and Education Facilities Board.  Mr. Converse can be reached by phone at (615) 384-8861.