Financed by members' investments, the Chamber is independent of all other organizations and groups and is the voice of the business community in Washington County, VirginiaThe Chamber of Commerce is a volunteer association of business people working together to improve the economic and civic vitality of our community.
reply to inquiries about your business
create favorable impressions for you and your business
Act as Your Spokesman...
serve as your voice on questions of taxation and legislation
serve as your representative at legislative hearings
>support measures that are good for our area and oppose those which are not
Serve as Your Sales Manager...
> sell your area, your products, and your services to people everywhere
Function as Your Training Agent...
> conducting seminars and workshops on subjects of concern and interest to your business
President - Ramesh Murthy, Penn Stuart
President Elect - Gene Copenhaver, First Bank and Trust Company
Secretary - Neta Farmer, Chamber of Commerce
Treasurer - Rob Blevins, Spiegler Blevins & Company, CPAs
Vice President of Internal Affairs - Roger Ketron, Alpha Natural Resources
Vice President of Community Affairs - Cathy Lowe, The Male Ego / Alter Ego Gifts
Vice President of Economic Development - Todd Garrett, Garrett Funeral Home
Vice President of Public Affairs - Ron Dickenson, Highlands Union Bank
2010 Board of Directors