Board of Directors
Jay Davidson joined the DEDC Board of Directors in 2010 and is the current vice president. He has also served on the Decatur City Council for more than six years, chairman of the Civic Center Advisory Board, and chairman of the Board of Directors for the Texoma Area Paratransit System (TAPS.) Davidson is owner and president of oil and gas consulting firm JMD Consulting.
Martin Woodruff joined the DEDC Board of Directors in 2001 and currently serves as secretary/treasurer. He has also served on the Decatur City Council since 2005 and is the current Mayor of Decatur. He is a 30-plus-year member and past president of the Decatur Chamber of Commerce. Woodruff is active in the United Way of Wise County, where he has served as executive director since 2002 and is a past president of the board of directors. He is a former U. S. Army commissioned officer and worked in management positions for more than 20 years with Poco Graphite, Inc., Decatur’s largest manufacturing company. He is currently self-employed as a management consultant and manages commercial rental properties in the Decatur Main Street District.
Jason Wren joined the DEDC Board of Directors in 2012 and currently serves as President. He also served on the Decatur City Council, is a member and elder at CrossRoads Church, and serves as president of the board of directors for Acts 4 Others, a local, faith-based nonprofit organization. Wren previously served on the Decatur Education Foundation Board of Directors, the Wise Regional Health Foundation Board of Directors, and as president of the Decatur Lions Club. He is the general counsel for both Wise Regional Health System and Wise County Regional Health System.
Cary Bohn joined the DEDC Board of Directors in 2016. He also served on the Decatur City Council since 2012 and is the current Mayor Pro Tem. He is a member of the Decatur Rotary Club and member of the Decatur United Methodist Church. Bohn previously served as President of the Decatur Rotary Club, Assistant Governor of Rotary District 5790 and Chairman of the Decatur Relay for Life. He is Agent/Owner of the Cary Bohn State Farm Agency here in Decatur and is both a Chartered Financial Consultant (ChFC) and Chartered Life Underwriter (CLU).
Susan Cocanougher joined the EDC board in 2016 and is currently serving her second term on the Decatur City Council. She previously served on the Decatur Zoning Board of Adjustment and is also serving on the board of the Music and Arts Foundation of Wise County.