Building Georgia's Future

The Georgia State Financing and Investment Commission is responsible for the proper application of proceeds from general obligation debt and the issuance of all public debt by the State. No agency or authority can incur debt or employ other financial or investment advisory counsel, without Commission approval.

Projects on the Move

The Georgia Agricultural Exposition Authority and the Georgia National Fairgrounds and Agricenter celebrated the opening of a new equestrian arena


Meet the Team


Diana Pope

Director of Financing and Investment

Diana Pope is the Director of Financing and Investment for the Georgia State Financing and Investment Commission. The division’s main responsibility is to provide funding for the state’s capital projects through the issuance of general obligation bonds; over $25 billion has been issued since the Commission’s creation in 1974.

Marty Smith

Marty Smith

State Property Officer

Marty Smith serves as Georgia’s State Property Officer, and is the Executive Director of the Georgia Building Authority and State Properties Commission, and the Director of the Georgia Financing and Investment Commission, Construction Division.

Latest News


GWCC's new 1,000,000 sq. of contiguous space now open

The 140,000-square-foot Exhibit Hall BC, which is the Authority’s first major expansion in 18 years, serves as a fixed passageway between Building B and C and creates over one-million square feet of seamless exhibit space. Exhibit Hall BC serves as a catalyst for next level growth for the GWCCA campus, as the agency aims to continue to attract the country’s largest conventions.  

Kennesaw State University Ground Breaking

Kennesaw State University breaks ground on new Academic Learning Center

Kennesaw State University and the Georgia State Financing and Investment Commission broke ground on a new Academic Learning Center(ALC).