Board of Directors


The members of the Greater Macon Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors are elected by the Chamber’s members and are ranking executives in their organizations, representing many of the area’s leading firms and industries, as well as the small business segment. These executives provide leadership as the Chamber pursues its aggressive agenda to foster a strong and growing economy in the Macon-Bibb County area.

The Board meets the last Thursday of the month. Call for meeting time and location information.

2021 – Executive Committee

Rob Betzel
2021 Board Chair
Grit Consulting, LLC
Dr. Ivan Allen
Chair Elect 2022
Central Georgia Technical College
Patrick Goff
General Counsel
Jones Cork, LLP
Melanie Marshall
Renasant Bank
Andrew Eck
Vice Chair of Member Engagement & TRC
Georgia Artisan
Dr. Ivan Allen
Vice Chair of Macon Works
Central Georgia Technical College
Andi Mitchell
Vice Chair of Regional & Government Partnerships & Military Affairs
Mercer Engineering Research Center (MERC)
Yvonne Williams
Chamber President & CEO
Greater Macon Chamber of Commerce

In addition to the Executive Committee, the following business leaders serve on the Chamber’s board of directors.

  • Steven Brewer
    Steven Brewer, CPA
  • Robbo Hatcher
    H2 Capital Inc. 
  • Christy Kovac
    Sheridan Construction
  • Paula Sims
    Community Development Systems, Inc.
  • W. Asbury Stembridge
    The Stembridge Agency
  • Cile Lind
    Central Georgia Cancer Care
  • Dr. Vivia Fowler
    Wesleyan College
  • Ivey Hall
    Habitat for Humanity
  • Bill Lindsey
  • Amy Rauls
    John Wesley Villas
  • Ariane Parham
  • Walter Stafford
    Stafford Builders & Consultants
  • Charles Olsen
    1842 Inn
  • Travis Griffith
    Argus Eyed Partners, LLC
  • Allen London
    Mercer University
  • Stacy Moore
    Cherry Blossom Festival
  • W. Wright Woodall
    Piedmont Construction Group, Inc.
  • Jack Nichols
    James Bates Brannan & Groover