Fannin Chamber Board of Directors

Chamber Board

The Chamber’s Board of Directors is made up of 15+ members nominated and elected by the membership.

Each fall, five directors are elected to serve a three year term. The Fannin County Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors is the policy making body of the Chamber. Its members represent the business and professional leadership of the community. The Board consists of 15+ members. Five are elected each year for three years. The Chairman of the Board presides over all meetings of the Board. 

The Executive Committee consists of the Chairman, Vice Chairman, Secretary, Treasurer, and Past Chairman. The President serves on invitation. It exercises the powers of the Board between Board meetings. 

2018 Fannin Chamber Board of Directors

Manda Gwatney

Law Firm of Manda Gwatney 

Past Chairman
Paul Gribble
Georgia Mountain Cabin Rentals 

Vice Chairman, Chairman Elect
Frankie Rigdon

ETC Communications 

Lisa Vest

Hometown Foods IGA 

Rene Bidez, CPA

Bill Banzhaf - 2018
Harry Norman REALTORS 

Betsy Hyde - 2020
Fannin County Board of Education 

Dr. Jennifer Jabaley - 2020
Jabaley Eye Care 

David Lillard - 2020
Mercier Orchards 

Sandy Ott - 2020
UNG Blue Ridge 

Brandon Holloway - 2018
Mountain Valley Community Bank 

Richard York - 2019
Woodmen of the World

Keith Jensen - 2018
Home Energy Shield 

Donna Tipton - 2018
United Community Bank 

Jason Farmer - 2019
Mountain Gateway Appraisals 

David Lewis - 2019
Tri State EMC 

Jenny Mundy - 2018
Dickey McCay Insurance 

Shannen Oyster - 2020
Oyster Fine Bamboo Fly Rods 

Billy Porter - 2019
TDS Telecom 

C.J. Stam - 2019
Southern Comfort Cabin Rentals 

Stan Helton, Chairman 
Fannin County Board of Commissioners 

Contact Us

Jode Mull

Director of Tourism Services & Development
(706) 632-5680