Chamber Leadership


Mark Young
President & CEO
Cari White
Executive Vice President
Donna Holt
Economic Development Associate
Shelle Randall
Vice President of Chamber Administration
Director of Workforce Development & Existing Industry
Mandy Cook
Vice President of Chamber Operations
Membership Director
Teresa Wooten
Office Manager
Mallory Black
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

2021-22 Executive Committee: Lisa Golden (Blessed Sacrament Church) – Chairman; Kevin Lawrence (City Water & Light) – Chairman-Elect; Dr. Karen McDaneil (ASU - College of Business) – Treasurer; Russ Hannah (ASU - Office of Finance & Administration) – Immediate Past Chairman; Chris Barber (St. Bernards Medical Center) – Jonesboro Unlimited Chairman; Dr. Len Frey (ASTATE) – Jonesboro Economic Development Corporation President

Board of Directors

Andrea Allen, ASU Delta Center/SBTDC

Brett Barber, Westbrook and Reeves Real Estate, LLC

Will Branch, Jonesboro Insurance Group

Brad Clark, Success Credit Union

Keith Cragg, CenterPoint Energy

Kendra Fite, Next Stop Counseling

Melissa Hardcastle, Chicken Salad Chick

Todd Holt, Arkansas Blue Cross/Blue Shield

Lexanne Horton, Ritter Communications

Sam Lynd, NEA Baptist Health System

Cary Matthews, Farm Credit Midsouth

Sarah McDaniel, Lost Pizza Company

Justin Parkey, Waddell, Cole & Jones, PLLC

David Peacock, Hytrol

Casey Pearce, NYIT College of Osteopathic Medicine

Kraig Pomrenke, Embassy Suites by Hilton - Redwolf Convention Center

Ernesto Saucedo, Quality Cleaning Systems, LLC

Adam Seiter, Nabholz Construction Services

Tony Supine, Camfil APC

Vincent Turner, St. Bernards Healthcare

Deania Vanhoozer, Arvest Bank

Ed Ware, Art Advertising, Inc.

Hatton Weeks, KAIT8

Sarah Doss, Downtown Jonesboro Alliance

Existing Industries Association

Doug Imrie, Southern Cast Products

Jonesboro Young Professionals Network

Ty Jones, NEA Baptist