• Wilmington Chamber unveils 2024 Board of Directors and Executive Committee members

    Wilmington, NC – The Wilmington Chamber of Commerce proudly presents its lineup for the 2024 Board of Directors and Executive Committee.
    Natalie English, President and CEO of the Wilmington Chamber, expressed her excitement, stating, "I am thrilled to extend a warm welcome to our latest Board of Directors and Executive Committee members. These exceptional leaders represent the pinnacle of influence in both business and civic spheres within our region."
    Among these distinguished members, Natalie English singled out Lisa Leath, Chief People Officer at Vantaca, for her new role as Board Chair in 2024. English commended Leath's outstanding dedication to local workforce development and talent recruitment, emphasizing her pivotal role in contributing to the NCCareerCoast.com talent recruitment website and the local Tech Talent Collaborative.
    Newly appointed individuals to the Wilmington Chamber Board of Directors include notable figures such as:

    • Chris Ainsworth, Chief People Officer at nCino
    • Tyrone Garrett, Executive Director of the Wilmington Housing Authority
    • Alexis Hunter, Community Liaison at Wilmington Health
    • Shaun Olsen, President and CEO of Cloudwyze
    • Brooke Skipper, Co-Owner of Salt Air Heating & Cooling
    • Riley Stephenson, Wealth Manager at Rockefeller Capital Management
    The 2024 Wilmington Chamber of Commerce Executive Committee consists of:
    • Lisa Leath, Chair and Chief People Officer, Vantaca
    • Jim Hundley, 1st Vice-Chair & Executive Vice President - Preconstruction, Thomas Construction Group
    • Nicolas Montoya, 2nd Vice-Chair and General Manager of the Blockade Runner Beach Resort
    • Mike Brown, Treasurer and Senior Vice President of Cape Fear Commercial
    • Stephanie Lanier, Immediate Past Chair and Leader of the Lanier Property Group
    • Lily Loizeaux, Personnel Committee Chair and Human Resources Leader at GE Hitachi Nuclear Energy
    • Chakema Clinton-Quintana, At-large member and VP, Director of Channel powered by Live Oak Bank
    • Natalie English, President and CEO of the Wilmington Chamber of Commerce
    The Wilmington Chamber's Board of Directors plays a pivotal role in shaping the region's stance on critical matters and influencing the business landscape. Their advisory capacity guides areas like public policy advocacy and membership base nurturing.
    Simultaneously, the Executive Committee shoulders the responsibility for overseeing Chamber operations, approving strategic objectives, making key policy decisions, managing funds, and considering affiliations and mergers.
    For a complete list of our esteemed Board of Directors, please visit this link. To explore the Wilmington Chamber of Commerce's programs and services, visit www.wilmingtonchamber.org.