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

GSFIC & University of West Georgia celebrate groundbreaking for the new home of Richards College of Business. 

Photo of UWG's Groundbreaking

Meet the Team

DIANA POPE

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

Marty Smith posing with a shovel

The University of West Georgia Breaks Ground on the Richards College of Business’ New Home

Carrollton, Ga. – (September 13, 2019) The University of West Georgia and the Georgia State Financing and Investment Commission broke ground on Roy Richards Sr. Hall, which will be the new home of the Richards College of Business. This project, which will utilize both State bond funds and private donations, exemplifies the school and local community’s dedication to expanding the resources for student education.

GMC ribbon cutting

The Renovation of Jenkins Hall Marks a New Era for the GMC Preparatory School

Milledgeville, Ga. – (October 24, 2019) The Georgia State Financing & Investment Commission recently completed the renovation and expansion of Georgia Military College’s Jenkins Hall. Georgia Military College hosted the ribbon cutting ceremony in honor of the completion and showcasing the upgrades.