Volunteer Leadership

2017 Chamber Executive Board

Chair
Todd Horne, Clayton Construction Co.


Chair-Elect
John Easterling, Pulliam Investment Co., Inc.


Immediate Past Chair
Sue Schneider, Spartanburg Water


General Counsel
Alex Evins, Parker Poe Adams & Bernstein


Vice Chair – Convention & Visitors Bureau
Hamp Lindsey, Wade’s Restaurant Inc.


Vice Chair – Inclusion
Karen Knuckles, Express Employment Professionals


Vice Chair – Economic Development
Ethan Burroughs, Wells Fargo


Vice Chair – Finance
Wes Lehrer, BB&T Bank


Vice Chair – Governmental Relations
Karen Calhoun, McMillan Pazdan Smith Architecture


Vice Chair – Leadership
Ralph Settle - RealOp Investments, LLC


Vice Chair – Membership
Crystal Pace, Spartanburg Marriott


Vice Chair – Quality of Place
Laura Ringo, Partners for Active Living


Vice Chair – Small Business and Entrepreneurial Development
Claudia Albergotti, Johnson Development Associates


Vice Chair – Workforce Development
Henry Giles, Spartanburg Community College


At Large
Avi Lawrence, Contec


Chamber President & CEO
Allen Smith, IOM, CCE, Spartanburg Area Chamber of Commerce


 

 

What Our Members are Saying

“Spartanburg allows young, ambitious people to make an impact”
Martin Huff
Development Manager
Johnson Development Associates
“Spartanburg’s warmth and charm is attractive to ambitious small business owners like me.”
Pontheolla Mack Abernathy
Clevedale Historic Inn & Gardens

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