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14.10.2020 20:12 Age: 2 yrs

2021 Chamber Board of Directors Additions

At its last Board of Directors meeting, the Forsyth County Chamber of Commerce elected nine new members to its Board and they represent a wide range of industries. The new board members include:

  • Patrick Abad, Beaver Toyota
  • Pearl Cai, iSprings Water
  • Todd Evans, Pieper O’Brien Herr Architects
  • Adrian Flack, Flackwell, LLC
  • Bob McLeod, McDonald Development Co.
  • Adi Patel, Edward Jones
  • Charel Palmer, Pop Bar
  • Steve Ryerse, Eclipse Networks
  • Laura Stephens, Allstate

Additionally, the Chamber renewed the terms of nine existing board members. These members include:

  • Carter Barrett, Affinity Bank
  • Mike Crumbley, Kaiser Permanente
  • Chris Etheridge, Frazier & Deeter
  • Quinn Martin, TriScapes
  • Joanne Sanders, Digital Ignition
  • Brian Tam, Tam’s Backstage/Tam’s Tupelo
  • Alisa Tanner-Wall, Cherry Street Brew Pub Halcyon
  • Mike Weaver, The Weaver Law Firm
  • Stephanie Woody, Forsyth County News

“We welcome these respected leaders to the Forsyth County Chamber Board of Directors,” commented James McCoy, president and CEO of the Chamber. “Each of them brings a wealth of business experience that will strengthen our organization and help us accomplish our mission of advancing positive business growth and community partnerships to promote a superior quality of life for all in Forsyth County.”

The Forsyth County Chamber’s Board of Directors is the organization’s governing body. It consists of 64 members including six emeritus board members and a 13-member Executive Committee. The Board sets the overall strategic direction and goals of the organization, provides counsel on key projects and initiatives and approves new board members and leadership. To view a list of the full Chamber Board of Directors visit