Mississippi Economic Development Council | 1675 Lakeland Drive, Suite 502 | Jackson, MS 39216 | 
PH. 601.352.1909 • FAX 855.443.2828
Economic Development training for members
Devoted to economic development, training, and education to enhance professional development of our members.


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We look forward to having you as a member and getting to know you at our events. If you have any questions about Membership, please call the MEDC office at 601.352.1909. Please note that membership resides with the organization/business, not the individual with the following exceptions allowed during membership application or renewal:

  • Member makes a request for an individual membership in writing to MEDC via letter or MEDC-provided form. Such letter or form requires a signature of approval from the applicant’s company supervisor, or
  • Member is unemployed, or
  • Member is enrolled full time as a student at an accredited college or university.

Renewing Members click here.

There are three types of Membership in MEDC:

  1. Regular Individual Membership - In-state residents who are engaged in activities directed toward the economic development of the State of Mississippi - $225
  2. Associate Individual Membership - Out-of-state individuals who are economic development practitioners who other wise meet the requirement for membership. Associate members have all membership privileges except those of voting or holding office - $335
  3. Student Membership - Available to individuals who are full-time participants in a recognized university program of economic development instruction - no cost.

To register as a new member, click here.

Once you submit your form you can pay your annual membership dues by check or credit card.  See the payment directions below.  If you need an invoice please contact the MEDC office at 601.352.1909. 


To pay by check

Payable To: Mississippi Economic Development Council, Inc.
Remit To: 1675 Lakeland Drive, Suite 502,   Jackson, MS 39216


1. Add to the cart the proper membership - Regular (in state) or Associate (out of state). Be sure to fill in the name of the renewing member. Click “View Cart” to view the items in your shopping cart and complete your transaction.
NOTE: If you do not have pop-up blockers, your cart may appear in a new window each time you add an item to it. There is no need to click View Cart in this case.

2. About PayPal - All transactions are processed through PayPal, the world’s largest and most respected online payment system. PayPal guarantees all transactions safe. You do not have to have a PayPal account. You may use your credit card.

Choose a Membership Option.

MEDC Membership (in state)
Regular Membership: $225.00
Online fee: $ 6.75
Total payment to MEDC $231.75
Associate Membership (out of state)
Associate Membership $335.00
Online fee: $10.05
Total payment to MEDC: $345.05


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