2023 Chamber Board

Executive Committee

  • Chair – Scott Ledford, Christian Medical & Dental Associations
  • Chair-Elect – Keddrain Bowen, Fanatics101
  • Treasurer/Secretary – Kim Hall, CITI
  • Immediate Past Chair – Dr. McKenzie Highsmith, ETSU Gatton College of Pharmacy
  • President / CEO – Bob Cantler

Board of Directors

  • Kelli Andrews, Ballad Health
  • William Bible, Bank of Tennessee
  • Matt Bolton, Herndon Coleman Brading & McKee
  • Kevin Broyles, Farm Bureau Insurance
  • Jeff Dykes, BrightRidge, Chamber Foundation Chair
  • Dan Eldridge, Grace Meadows Farm
  • John Goetz, Ballad Health
  • Ashley Grindstaff, The Mall at Johnson City
  • Kristie Hammonds, Frontier Health
  • Greg “Chipper” Harvey, Bristol Motor Speedway
  • Dr. Mike Hoff, East Tennessee State University
  • John Hunter, City of Johnson City
  • Paula Jackson, WJHL-NewsChannel 11
  • Sam Lancaster, United Way of East Tennessee Highlands
  • Jenny Lockmiller, ETSU Career Services
  • Ryan McKinney, Keller Williams Realty
  • David Nelson, Founders Forge
  • Jenn Owen, Truist Bank
  • Allen Rau, Johnson City Press / Six Rivers Media
  • Justin Seaton, Firehouse Restaurant & Catering
  • Kenny Shafer, Ballad Health
  • Adam Walton, Eastman Credit Union

Ex-Officio Representatives

  • Dr. Steve Barnett, Johnson City School System
  • Dr. Jerry Boyd, Washington County Department of Education
  • Dr. Bill Greer, Milligan University
  • Dr. Brian Noland, East Tennessee State University
  • General Counsel:  Philip R. Baker, Ensley, Baker & Shade PLLC

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