2018 Board of Directors

The Garland Chamber of Commerce operates under the leadership and guidance of a select group of Garland business leaders on the Board of Directors. Directors may be elected to a one or three-year term. Members of this group are also selected to serve on various committees within the board as they work to ensure the Chamber operates within its bylaws and in accordance with its mission.
 

>Julie Alexander, Great Teams - Great Results
Julie Alexander, Great Teams - Great Results
Dan Barkis, Packaging Corporation of America
Dan Barkis, Packaging Corporation of America
>Jeff Bass, Dickey's Barbecue Pit
Jeff Bass, Dickey's Barbecue Pit
Bryan Bradford, City of Garland
Bryan Bradford, City of Garland
Linda Braga
Linda Braga, The Braga Law Firms
Chad Brumit, KARLEE, A Porter's Group Co
Chad Brumit, KARLEE, A Porter's Group Co
Donas Cole, Baylor Medical Center at Garland
Donas Cole, Baylor Scott & White Health
Anita Collins, American National Bank of Texas
Anita Collins, American National Bank of Texas
Dr. Erika Crump, Garland ISD
Dr. Erika Crump, Garland ISD
Darren J. Durrett, BB&T Garland
Darren J. Durrett, BB&T Garland
Steven Fischer, OCCUMED Plus, Inc.
Steven Fischer, OCCUMED Plus, Inc.
Rosemary Galloway, ITT Technical Institute
Rosemary Galloway, Richland College
Mark Hays, DCCCD
Mark Hays, DCCCD
Fritz Heinke, Texas Brand Bank
Fritz Heinke, Texas Brand Bank
Eva Hummel
Eva Hummel, Atmos Energy
Emilio Lopez, Eastfield College
Emilio Lopez, Eastfield College
Larry Mas, General Dynamics OTS
Larry Mas, General Dynamics OTS
Scott McMurdie
Scott McMurdie, Shea & McMurdie Financial
Anna Porter, Porter Legal Group, PLLC
Anna Porter, Porter Legal Group, PLLC
Chad Przano, Atlas Copco
Chad Przano, Atlas Copco
Scott Ratzman, Plastipak Packaging, Inc.
Scott Ratzman, Plastipak Packaging, Inc.
Michael Roth, Wisener Nunnally Roth, LLP
Michael Roth, Wisener Nunnally Roth, LLP
Robert A. Smith, Garland Construction Company
Robert A. Smith, Garland Construction Company
Skip Walls, Remington College
Skip Walls, Remington College

Additional Chamber Committees Include:

Leadership Garland Steering Committee

  • Leadership Garland Alumni
  • Leadership Garland Youth
  • Leadership Garland Prayer Breakfast

Legislative Affairs Committee

Women's Business E-nitiative Steering Committee

Propel Leadership Team

  • Propel Networking
  • Propel Service
  • Propel Marketing
  • Propel Professional Development

Featured Members

Richland College - Garland Campus

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- Fast Track Manufacturing Training
- English-as-a-Second Language
- Logistics
- Machine Operator
- Leadership / Customer Service

*Select classes are no cost to company or participant. For more info, call Shaun at (214) 360-1200 

Green Business Financing

Successful businesses require consistent cash for ongoing operation such as payroll, supplies, new equipment and cash reserves to fund growth opportunities. Green Business Financing can provide immediate assistance by turning your accounts receivable into cash.

Veryable

Veryable is the on-demand labor marketplace for manufacturing, distribution, logistics, and warehousing that allows businesses and workers to connect directly. Veryable's mission is to revitalize the manufacturing and logistics sectors with a new labor model. Instead of continuing to hire and fire workers based on business demand, Veryable is creating a new labor paradigm that allows businesses to share labor and pull workers into their operations on an as-needed basis.

Hello! Deluxe Car Wash

Hello! Deluxe Car Wash implements the most advanced tunnel express car wash equipment, ensuring a clean, shiny, and dry vehicle every time at an affordable price. We are a family run business that takes care of our employees, customers and the community!