Board

Chamber Board of Directors

Christy Gillenwater, President & CEO
Chattanooga Area Chamber of Commerce
Jim Vaughn, Chairman
SunTrust Bank

Executive Committee

Valoria Armstrong, Chair-Elect
American Water
Tom Glenn, Immediate Past Chair
Elder's Ace Hardware
Janelle Reilly, Secretary
CHI Memorial
Hodgen Mainda, Treasurer
EPB
Jessica Oliva-Calderin, Diversity & Inclusion
Calderin & Oliva P.A.
Paul Leath, Economic Development
Chattanooga Gas
Tim Kelly, Entrepreneurship
Kelly Subaru Mitsubishi
Mickey Cloud, Marketing & Communications
VaynerMedia
Susan Harris, Membership Development
See Rock City, Inc.
Justin Furrow, Public Policy
Chambliss, Bahner & Stophel, PC
Jim Haley
Miller & Martin PLLC
Ian Leavy
Volkswagen
Mike Sarvis
Synovus
Kevin M. Spiegel
Erlanger Health System
Roy Vaughn
BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee

Foundation Board of Directors

  • Valoria Armstrong - American Water
  • Christy Gillenwater - Chattanooga Area Chamber of Commerce
  • Tom Glenn - Elder's Ace Hardware
  • Mike Kramer - Southeastern Trust Company
  • Mary Stewart G. Lewis - McGriff Insurance Services
  • Hodgen Mainda - EPB
  • Rick McKenney - Unum
  • Jim Vaughn - SunTrust Bank

Directors

  • Rick Bishop - Food City
  • Stuart Bostock - Security Centres, Int.
  • E. Tracy Carpenter - Wholesale Payments, Inc.
  • Shelton Chambers - Elliott Davis
  • Brad Cobb - Bowers Automotive Group
  • Josh Cropp - Henderson Hutcherson & McCullough, PLLC
  • Jay Dale - First Tennessee
  • Jeff DeLoach - Chattanooga Times Free Press
  • Alnoor Dhanani - Double-Cola Company - USA
  • Kenneth Dyer - Pinnacle Financial Partners
  • Douglas Eichner - Douglas J. Eichner Consulting Services
  • Michael Fillauer - Fillauer Companies, Inc.
  • Kelly Fitzgerald - Society of Work
  • John Freeze - University of Tennessee at Chattanooga
  • Craig Fuller - FreightWaves
  • Kellen Gibson - Gestamp - Chattanooga, LLC
  • Marlin Gines - Burns & McDonnell
  • Melissa Goins - Nippon Shokubai America Industries, Inc.
  • Kristy Graves - N2 Publishing
  • Elizabeth Hammitt - EPB
  • Tracy Haney - SmartBank
  • Jennifer Hoff - Skye Strategies
  • Rhey Houston - Stowers Machinery Corporation
  • Mary Beth Hudson - Wacker
  • Felicia Jackson - CPRWrap, Inc.
  • Callie Lance - Chattanooga Sports Chiropractic Institute, PLLC
  • Travis Lytle - SmartBank
  • Chanda Maldonado - Chambers Welding & Fabrication
  • Michael Mathis - Regions Bank
  • Glenn Morris - M & M Industries, Inc.
  • Thomas Ozburn - Parkridge Health System
  • Frankie Parrott - Morning Pointe Assisted Living & Alzheimer's Memory Care of Hixson
  • David Paschall - Transparency Health
  • Vincent Ivan Phipps - Communication VIP Training and Coaching
  • Reggie Piercy - Vision Hospitality Group, Inc.
  • Nikki Rozzell - Grandview of See Rock City, Inc.
  • TD Scott - Southern Heritage Bank
  • Ronelle Sellers - Southside Creative Group
  • Lynn Talbott - HR Business Solutions, LLC
  • Donna Van Natten - Accountability Measures, LLC
  • Aaron Webb - Morning Pointe Senior Living
  • Jimmy White - Urban Story Ventures
  • Thomas White - Unum
  • Velma Wilson - Cleaning Solutions, LLC
  • Lauren Wingrove - Best Version Media
  • Bruce Zeiser - Southern Champion Tray, LP

Advisory Directors

Steve Angle - University of Tennessee at Chattanooga
Rebecca Ashford - Chattanooga State Community College
Mayor Andy Berke - City of Chattanooga
Dan Challener - Public Education Foundation
Scott Cooper - Tennessee Valley Authority
Mayor Jim Coppinger - Hamilton County 
Chuck Fleischmann - 3rd Congressional District of Tennessee
Todd Gardenhire - Tennessee State Senate - District 10
Leslie Gower - Associated General Contractors of East Tennessee
Terry Hart - Chattanooga Airport Authority
Bryan Johnson - Hamilton County Department of Education
Beth Jones - Southeast TN Development District
Keith Sanford - Tennessee Aquarium
Marcus Shaw - CO.LAB
Deb Socia - The Enterprise Center
Barry White - Chattanooga Area Convention & Visistors Bureau
Kim White - River City Company

Members at Large

Michael Harrell - Latitude Advisers, LLC
Darren Hodges - Chattanooga Coca-Cola Bottling Company UNITED, Inc.
Andy Lang - McKee Foods