Chamber Board – 2020
President: Ryan Johnson
Vice-President/President-Elect: Josh Patterson
Treasurer: Cynde Dickey
Executive Director: Patti Temple
Kathleen Cook – Champion’s Restaurant
Jessie Pyles – Knoxville Store
Hannah Sloan Community Specialist Flint Energies
Tisa Horton Developer/Chairman, Development Authority of Crawford County
Anthony Aidkens Superintendent, Crawford County School System
Dale Jump Chairman, Crawford County Board of Commissioners
vacont President, Crawford County Historical Society
Dr. Marcus Early Director, Central Georgia Technical College
Jay Andrews Mayor, City of Roberta
Business Development Committee
To support established businesses and industry and encourage economic and small business development and growth in Crawford County.
To promote and enhance the quality of education in Crawford County.
To oversee existing programs and events sponsored by the Chamber and develop new ones as circumstances dictate.
To develop and expand the base of informed and qualified leaders for Crawford County.
Create and implement programs that will promote and enhance the Chamber’s image to its members and to the community.
To encourage membership growth, promote member services, and increase public awareness of the chamber’s mission and activities.
Based on the recognition of tourism as a promising economic development option, the tourism committee works to involve members and citizens in attracting visitors, turning visits into local spending and controlling impact on the community. Goals include educating citizens to become ambassadors, promoting historical resources, sponsoring the annual Georgia JugFest, and developing agritourism and ecotourism resources.