Meet the committees that will be serving the Donelson Hermitage Chamber of Commerce in 2018.
Are you looking for opportunities to participate in the Chamber? Joining a committee is a great way to get to know other chamber members, hone your networking skills, and ensure the continued growth of our organization! A list of committees, the chair and a short explanation of the committee’s purpose is below. Please review and keep watching your email for information on how to join your committee of choice!
Committees are chaired by members of the Board of Directors or by a designee selected by the president. Participation on the committees is open and extended to membership.
Membership/Ambassador Development: Denise Yeargin, Chair
Members: All board members
Purpose: To solicit new members to the Chamber of Commerce, encourage continued membership to currentmembers and provide outreach to members who have left the Chamber.
Aviation, Transportation and Infrastructure: Christine Vitt, Chair
(Meets the second Wednesday of every month at BNA Boardroom, 7:30 a.m.)
Purpose: Participate in the discussion with local and state officials, as well as other representatives concerning aviation, transportation, and infrastructure needs, events, and news that affects the community.
Economic Development: Maria Mauthe, Chair
(Meets the fourth Thursday of every month at Smart Space, 8:00 a.m.)
Purpose: Promote the Donelson and Hermitage areas and the unique opportunities both offer for growth and investment.
Tourism: Paula Milton, Chair
(Meets the second Tuesday of every other month at the Chamber office - 8:45 a.m.)
Purpose: Highlight and market historic sites, destinations, and entertainment availabilities in the community to encourage greater visitation and economic impact.
Women in Business: Kara Torphy, Chair
Purpose: Women in Business coming together in friendship to celebrate, connect, mentor and support each other.
(Meets as needed)
Purpose: Coordinates May’s General Membership Luncheon them to honor Teacher and Student of the Year at all public and private schools in Donelson-Hermitage
By-laws Committee: Stephen Montgomery, Chair
(Meets as needed)
Members: Larry Keeton, Betty Cannon, Willie McDonald; Christina Carlisle, Lara Tucker, Gene Ward and John Doerge
Purpose: Review and update current Chamber by-laws