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Andrea Hall currently serves as the Economic Development Director for the City of Sandy Springs, where she is responsible for facilitating the location or expansion of businesses in the City. In this role, Andrea works with various partners at the local, state and regional levels to provide site selection assistance for companies and acts as the Cityâ€™s business ombudsperson.
Prior to joining Sandy Springs, Andrea served five years in Economic Development for the City of Smyrna. In addition to business retention and recruiting efforts, she was also involved in the Cityâ€™s redevelopment efforts, working with Tax Allocation Districts and a variety of public-private partnership tools.
Before her public sector work, Andrea worked in various positions for an independent power producer and energy trading firm. Her past experience also includes real estate and site selection work with Arthur Andersen LLP.
Ms. Hall is a member of the International Economic Development Council, the Urban Land Institute and the Georgia Economic Developers Association. She holds a Bachelor of Science in Urban Studies from Georgia State University and a Masters in City Planning from the Georgia Institute of Technology.
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