Current Board Members Serving listed:

Chamber Board – 2024

President: Ryan Johnson
Vice-President/President-Elect: Loretta McCrainie
Treasurer: Cynde Dickey
Past President


Jessie Pyles – Knoxville Store

Josh Patterson

Matt McDonald

Robin Dunaway

Todd Youngblood

Ricky Cosnahan

Martha McAfee

Natalie Bradley

Anthony Aidkens

Jeneen Andrews – Business Representative

Executive Director: Patti Temple

Ex-officio Members:

Natalie Bradley 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
Nicki McDonnell President, Crawford County Historical Society
Dr. Marcus Early  Director, Central Georgia Technical College
Jay Andrews   Mayor, City of Roberta

Chamber Committees

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.

Leadership Development
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.

Membership Committee
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 Jug Fest, and developing agritourism and ecotourism resources.

Belonging to Explore Hwy. 341 opens up a tourism jewel .. Peaches to the Beaches held the 2nd Friday and Saturday in March every year with exception of Covid when it was moved to August. This is the longest Yard Sale in Georgia beginning in Barnesville and traveling south on U.S. Hwy 341 to Brunswick, providing a treasure hunt ending with a swim in the ocean. Peaches to the Beaches brings many travelers looking for the treasures. They leave behind dollars for our community. Thank You! We love having you come and shop! See you the second Friday and Saturday of March.
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