About the Sumter County Chamber of Commerce

Who We Are

The Sumter County Chamber of Commerce has been the only chamber of commerce serving Sumter County businesses for over 91 years. Much like Sumter County itself, we have seen many changes and grown substantially over the years from volunteer driven to a director and full time staff led organization. Through all of our transitions, one thing has remained the same; our commitment to Sumter County businesses. We are committed to the success of every business, to celebrating our diversity, and to doing our part to foster a healthy economic climate.

Our Mission

The mission of the Sumter County Chamber of Commerce is to educate, support, and promote businesses in Sumter County.

Educate

A well educated workforce is crucial to a thriving economy. From providing continuing education workshops and webinars to keeping you informed of trends and happenings within the community, the chamber is committed to providing our members with valuable educational opportunities.

Support

We all get by with a little help from our friends. The Sumter County Chamber is here to provide the support you need, whether it is a helping hand, a leg up, or a shoulder to lean on, it is our mission to support our members in their quest for success. Let us know how we can help.

Promote

We want to help you reach your target market and potential customers. There are many opportunities to promote your business through volunteerism, committee work, or makes promotional opportunities available through our Passport Program. We know that every business has different needs, Passport allows members to design a sponsorship package that is as unique as they are.

Shane Finley – The Villages Insurance : President

President

Shane Finley – The Villages Insurance

Jonathan Gibbons – Compass HRM : Vice-President

Vice-President

Jonathan Gibbons – Compass HRM

Meredith Cheshire – Mulberry Integrative Medicine : Treasurer

Treasurer

Meredith Cheshire – Mulberry Integrative Medicine

Tricia Holloway – Buffalo Crossings Assisted Living : Secretary

Secretary

Tricia Holloway – Buffalo Crossings Assisted Living

Bill Keen – SalesCorp USA : Past President

Past President

Bill Keen – SalesCorp USA

The Sumter County Chamber is governed by a Board of Directors made up of members of the chamber. Our Board is selected to represent our membership and is made up of those from many sectors of business. From non profits to retail to large business, members can be certain that they have a voice on the board.

Shane Finley – The Villages Insurance : President

President

Shane Finley – The Villages Insurance

Jonathan Gibbons – Compass HRM : Vice-President

Vice-President

Jonathan Gibbons – Compass HRM

Meredith Cheshire – Mulberry Integrative Medicine : Treasurer

Treasurer

Meredith Cheshire – Mulberry Integrative Medicine

Tricia Holloway – Buffalo Crossings Assisted Living : Secretary

Secretary

Tricia Holloway – Buffalo Crossings Assisted Living

Bill Keen – SalesCorp USA : Past President

Past President

Bill Keen – SalesCorp USA

Fred Goller – McLin Burnsed :

Fred Goller – McLin Burnsed

Nathan Overstreet – Brookdale Health :

Nathan Overstreet – Brookdale Health

Brett Hage – T&D Distribution :

Brett Hage – T&D Distribution

Hank Bolduc – SECO Energy :

Hank Bolduc – SECO Energy

Pete Wahl – Lake Sumter State College :

Pete Wahl – Lake Sumter State College

Jason McCray – Citizen’s First Bank :

Jason McCray – Citizen’s First Bank

Andre Nacaxe – Sabal Trust Company :

Andre Nacaxe – Sabal Trust Company

Randy Mask – Sumter County Tax Collector :

Randy Mask – Sumter County Tax Collector

Brooke Hibbard – CenterState Bank :

Brooke Hibbard – CenterState Bank

James Morris – CEMEX :

James Morris – CEMEX

 

Jessica Kelly – Sumter County Chamber of Commerce : Administrator

Administrator

Jessica Kelly – Sumter County Chamber of Commerce