Directors/Staff

Meet Our Staff


Paul Mayer
CEO
469-326-7444
Karina Olivares
President
469-326-7474
Liza Ceniceros
Project Director
469-326-7477
Diane Whitlock
Office Manager
469-326-7447
Michele Bennett
Workforce Manager
469-326-7412
Roni Carrasco
Membership Engagement and Retention Manager
469-326-7454

2024 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 elected to one or three-year terms. 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 mission.

Chair Chris Merlick
Label Solutions, Inc.
Chair-Elect Shon Cass
Texas Security Bank
Immediate Past Chair Chad Przano
Epiroc
Treasurer Scott Weismann
Weismann & Company, P.C.
Melissa Berry
Lawyers Title
Shonda Brown
Micropac Industries, Inc.
Kevin Bullard
Dorrier Underwood
Johnny Clark
Express Employment Professionals
Darrell Cline
Garland Power & Light
Brian Cooper
Cooper Concrete Co.
Dan Dunigan
A Brite Company, Inc.
Amanda Esquivel
Room for Change
Robert Gardner
Gardner Wallace Financial Solutions
Clint Kelly
Frost Bank
Chris La Cara
Kraft Heinz Company
Amanda O’Neil
General Dynamics OTS
Burak Ozcan
Ferah Tex-Med Kitchen
Jud Rex
City of Garland
Kevin Tolly
Plastipak Packaging, Inc.
Dr. Veronique Tran
Dallas College
Ruben Trejo
RHE Hatco, Inc.
Peter Zehr
Carroll Clean

Featured Member

Frost Bank

Frost provides a full range of banking, investments and insurance services to businesses and individuals in the Austin, Corpus Christi, Dallas, Fort Worth, Houston, Permian Basin, Rio Grande Valley and San Antonio regions. Founded in 1868, Frost has helped Texans with their financial needs during three centuries.