Chamber Leadership


Mark Young
Mark Young
President & CEO

Cari White
Cari G. White, CCE
Vice President & COO

Donna Holt
Donna Holt
Economic Development Associate

Shelle Randall
Shelle Randall
Director of Workforce Development & Existing Industry

Mandy Cook
Mandy Cook
Membership Director

Codi Konecny
Business Development Director

Tammy Pate
Tammy Pate
Director of Operations

Barry Wells
Barry Wells
Staff Assistant

Seketheia Vance
Seketheia Vance
Marketing Director

The Board of Directors of the Chamber of Commerce is made up of 24 community leaders, the Immediate Past Chairman of the Board, the President of Jonesboro Economic Development Corporation, the Chairman of Jonesboro Unlimited, the President of Jonesboro Jaycees, the President of the Jonesboro Young Professionals Network and the President of the Existing Industries Association.

The Strength of the Chamber Lies in the Quality of its Leadership.

Executive Committee

2014 Executive Committee: Dr. Len Frey (Arkansas State University) - Chairman; Linda Wofford (Engines, Inc.) – Chairman-Elect; Tony Rampley (Arkansas Glass Container) – Treasurer; Michael Givens (St. Bernards Medical Center) – Immediate Past Chairman; Brad Edwards (First Security Bank) – Jonesboro Unlimited Chairman; Sherry Stringer (Jones & Company) – Jonesboro Economic Development Corporation President

Board of Directors

Ritter Arnold, Ritter Agri Business

Selena Barber, Liberty Bank of Arkansas

Ben Barylske, City of Jonesboro

James Best, Best Manufacturing

Davy Carter, Centennial Bank

Gary Childers, Integrity First Bank

Allen Devereux, E.C. Barton & Company

Bobby Gibson, Waddell, Cole and Jones

Dr. Tim Hudson, Arkansas State University

Darrell King, NEA Baptist Clinic

Kevin Lawrence, City Water & Light

Dawn Layer, Families, Inc.

Janet McNece, Productive Staffing

Cary Matthews, Farm Credit Midsouth

Mark Mayfield, Womack, Phelps & McNeill

Scott McDaniel, Ramsons, Inc.

Derek McPike, Pepsi Beverage Company

Chad Niell, Tiger Correctional Services

Tracey Rogers, KAIT-TV

Mark Sanders, Sissy’s Log Cabin

Dr. Mike Skelton, Jonesboro Public Schools

Tony Thomas, Craighead County

Brad Zenko, NicePak Products

Existing Industries Association

Doug Imrie, Southern Cast Products

Jonesboro Jaycees

Lisa Deniston

Jonesboro Young Professionals Network

TJ Thompson