Each year begins a new chapter, a new journey, and a new adventure. This past Tuesday, at the Clinton-Sampson Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors meeting, it was filled with the enthusiasm of a new year.
The Clinton-Sampson Chamber of Commerce is a non-profit organization run by a board of directors, members who are comprised of business and local community leaders from across Sampson County. This board oversees the Chamber and the function of the Chamber, ensuring we are meeting and exceeding our mission and opportunities provided for our members.
I am honored to be a part of the Chamber and to have worked with the 2012 president, Gary Mac Herring, and the 2012 Chamber Board of Directors. It is a privilege to work with a directors who are active and filled with vision, support, and dedication to the Chamber and the community.
This past Tuesday, 2013 Chamber president Michael Chesnutt, from Black, Chestnutt & Johnson, CPA in Clinton, congratulated outgoing president Gary Mac Herring, from Mary Mack’s in Newton Grove, and presented him with a plaque thanking him for his service and dedication.
I am proud to announce the 2013 Board of Directors, willing to be an active part throughout the Clinton-Sampson Chamber and Sampson County as a whole. They are:
Michael Chestnutt, president from Black, Chestnutt & Johnson, CPA’s
Sherri Smith, president-Elect from Patriot State Bank
Chuck Spell, treasurer from Schindlers Elevator Corp.
Gary Mac Herring, past-president from Mary Mack’s Inc.
Alison Bradshaw from Howard & Bradshaw PLLC Attorneys at Law
Dee Bryant from Sessoms Medical Practice PA
Dennis Carter from Prestage Farms, Inc.
Pat Dixon from WCLN Radio Station
Deborah Hall from Sessoms Jewelry, Inc.
Robby James from James Trading Company
David King from the Sampson County History Museum
Winifred Murphy from the Town of Garland
Frankie Owens from Owens Home Furnishings, Inc.
Bill Scott from First Citizens Bank & Trust
Anthony Sessoms from Denning & Sessoms, PA, CPA’s
Georgina Zeng from Zeng’s Palace
Again, thank you to our 2012 Board of Directors for their service and support.
In 2013, we are looking forward to continuing our mission with economic growth and opportunities for the members of the Clinton-Sampson Chamber of Commerce. If we can be of assistance to you, your business, or organization, please visit www.clintonsampsonchamber.org or give us a call at 910-592-6177.