Mexia Economic Development Corporation (MEDC) is committed to making doing business in Mexia a great experience for existing and future businesses. We’re small town with BIG potential! While you will still get small-town friendliness, we have a top-notch staff of professionals to assist you in planting or growing a business in our community.

SusanSusan S. Cates, PCED
Executive Director

Susan Cates is a native Texan with roots deep in rural Texas. Susan is a graduate of Texas A&M University. Experience spanning Human Resources, Manufacturing, Sales, and Marketing, as well as owning her own business, led her to a career in Economic Development. Susan holds her Professional Community and Economic Developer certification from the Community Development Council and is a graduate of the University of Oklahoma Economic Development Institute.



JoAnna Wolfe, Administrative Assistant
JoAnna Wolfe was born and raised in North Carolina. Growing up in a military infused town within a multicultural household contributed to a diverse upbringing. JoAnna is a graduate of East Carolina University. Although new to Economic Development, an eight year career in higher education and volunteer work with the Jaycees provided many opportunities to learn about event planning, organization, and fundraising within the community. JoAnna moved to Mexia in September of 2016, and continues to fall in love with her new hometown every day.


MEDC Office
214 North Sherman Street, Suite 3
Mexia, TX 76667
Phone: 254-562- 7900 or Toll-free: 866-MEXIA ED
Fax: 254-562- 7905

City of Mexia
The City of Mexia is committed to being “Business-friendly!” All your development needs from first plan submission to permitting and final inspections are met at City Hall conveniently located in the heart of Mexia near the intersection of Main Street and McKinney.

City Hall
101 South McKinney Street
Mexia, TX 76667
Phone: 254-562- 4100
Fax: 254-562- 0828