The Development Authority of Lumpkin County Welcomes Communications & Marketing Intern

UNG student Skylar Cochran begins her internship at the Development Authority of Lumpkin County.
UNG student Skylar Cochran begins her internship at the Development Authority of Lumpkin County.

The Development Authority of Lumpkin County is proud to welcome Skylar Cochran as the Communications & Marketing Intern as of Monday, Jan. 11, 2021.

Skylar will be working over the next two semesters on various projects. Projects include developing social media campaigns, sending the quarterly newsletter, assisting with website design, and conducting interviews for upcoming business spotlights. She will also be filming a time-lapse video of projects related to the Yahoola Creek Reservoir Master Plan and other commercial construction projects in Lumpkin County.

Skylar is currently a communications student at the University of North Georgia and said, “I am grateful for this opportunity and I’m excited for all the upcoming projects the Communications & Marketing Internship has in store at the Development Authority of Lumpkin County.”

“The Development Authority of Lumpkin County is excited to have Skylar serving as our Communications & Marketing Intern,” said Executive Director Rebecca Mincey. “I am confident in her abilities and strongly believe Skylar’s contributions will benefit the Authority’s goals related to public relations and marketing.”

The Development Authority of Lumpkin County’s mission is to enrich local employment, the county tax base, and business opportunity while honoring the history, natural beauty, and character of Lumpkin County. The Authority offers a single point of contact for assistance with starting, relocating, or expanding business operations in Lumpkin County. Through strong partnerships, infrastructure investment, and strategic incentives, we strive to help the businesses of Lumpkin County achieve excellence!