Bluefield, Community Guide 2018 - Page 5

Mission Statement & Board Members “To provide vision and leadership for the Greater Bluefield community with a commitment to strengthen economic development, stimulate growth of area businesses and enhance the quality of life for all its citizens.” Executive Committee • Rebekah “Becky” Ritter, Bluefield Regional Medical Center - Chairman of the Board • Richard “Bud” Clapp, Pocahontas Land - Immediate Past Chairman of the Board • David Cole, E.L. Robinson Engineering - Vice Chair of Governmental Affairs • Michael Johnson, Cole Harley-Davidson - Vice Chair of Community Life • Charity Holman, WVVA - Vice Chair of Internal Affairs • Kim Bowman-Smith, Industrial Plating and Machinery - Vice Chair of Special Projects • Ronn Robinson, AEP - Vice Chair of Economic Enhancement • John Mahood, Cole Chevrolet-Cadillac, Inc. - Treasurer • Joshua Cline, President/CEO Term Ending 2018 • • • • • Brandon Disney, Brandon Disney State Farm Brad Greene, Hometown Service Center Justin Hamm, Meineke Car Care Eva H. McGuire, Craft Memorial Library Jason Knowles, West Virginia American Water Company • Mike Watson, Town of Bluefield, Virginia Term Ending 2019 • • • • • • • • Pam Asbury, New Peoples Bank David Cole, E. L. Robinson Engineering Michael Fuller, Charlatte of America, Inc. Tracy Hertig, Appalachian Power Company Henry Jones, Henry Jones, CPA, LLC Michael Patton, Investment Planning Advisors Kathy Rahall, Beauty Concepts & Day Spa Justin Spracher, Summit Community Bank Term Ending 2020 • • • • • • • Barbara Belcher, Real Living Solutions Real Estate Courtney Clark, American Red Cross Natalie Fanning, Health Insurance Solutions, LLC Ed King, King’s Tire Service, Inc. Gerri Moore, Venture Printing & Office Supply, Inc. Mary Turner, CASEWV Pat Whittaker, Alpha Media Associate Directors 2018 • John O’Neal, Mercer County Development Authority • Eric Young, Tazewell County, Virginia • Jamie Null, Mercer County Convention and Visitors Bureau • David Woodard, Visit Tazewell County • Don Harris, Mayor, Town of Bluefield, Virginia • Dr. Marsha Krotseng, Bluefield State College • Dr. David Olive, Bluefield College • Gene Buckner, Mercer County Commission • Ron Martin, Mayor, City of Bluefield, West Virginia Greater Bluefield Chamber of Commerce | 3