Franklin Industrial & Commercial Development Authority


Purpose – To own and operate Venango Area Industrial Complex, a multi-tenant facility and business incubator. To promote economic development and assist the manufacturing and commercial community.

Meetings – Second Monday of January, March, May, July, September, and November at 12:00 Noon.

Authority Members

  • Vincent Witherup, Chairman
  • Jason Wible, Vice Chairman
  • Robert Barber, Secretary
  • Michelle Hartle, Vice Secretary
  • Roger McCauley, Treasurer
  • Rod Griffin
  • Richard Mihalic

Executive Director - Deb Eckelberger

Solicitor – Henry W. Gent, III

Contact Information

191 Howard Street, Suite 100
Franklin, PA 16323
Phone: 814-432-4476
Fax: 814-432-4777

Website: F.I.C.D.A.