Board of Directors

 

 

 

Meet your 2017-2018 Athens Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors


Chairman of the Board

 Lange Svehlak- Athens Daily Review

Immediate Past Chairman

Steve Barksdale- Bancorp South Insurance

Incoming Chairman

Betty Herriage - Henderson County District Clerk

Recording Secretary 

Kathy Means- Kathys Boutique

Treasurer

Marisa Gunstanson - Southside Bank (January through June)

Corey Frentress-Velvin & Weeks (June through December)

President

Marisa Gunstanson


Board

Erick Graham- Pastor Sand Springs Baptist Church

Chris Tinsley - Attorney-at-Law

Corey Frentress - Velvin & Weeks

Stephen Magee- Elder Chrysler, Dodge, Jeep, Ram 

Matt Porter- Ivan Smith Furniture

Nathan Herrington - Thrive Community Church

Janie Cole- Cole Air Conditioning & Appliance Co.

Chad McKibbin- Sonic 

Blake Daniels- Oak Wood Place Senior Living

Freddie Paul - Brookhaven Industires (not pictured)

 

Ex-Officio

Blake Stiles - Superintendent Athens ISD 

Lisa Denton - Athens Economic Development Corporation

Gary Whittle - Interim City Manager 

Kristen Bennett - Trinity Valley Community College

 

Carol Morton - Keep Athens Beautiful

 

  • Everyday the Chamber receives calls from individuals and businesses looking for potential vendors that get your business info.
  • "The Athens Chamber of Commerce's fundamental mission is to generate more business activity for the community." -Ashley McKee
  • The Chamber has numerous committees that provide networking opportunities.
  • Enjoy visibility of a ribbon cutting ceremony for your business with Ambassadors, Board Members and Community VIP's.
  • As a new member of the Chamber you will be announced at the monthly luncheon and on Facebook.