2018-2020 Board of Directors
As Leaders, We Are About Your Business

WE Do Have a Mission and WE are on Purpose

Greater Southwest Black Chamber of Commerce MISSION STATEMENT is to provide the building blocks to create opportunities for members to grow successful businesses and to educate, enhance and develop the local economics of Lancaster, DeSoto, Duncanville, Cedar Hill and the DFW Metroplex.

 

Board of Directors MISSION STATEMENT is to look forward to our board meetings, being comfortable in the knowledge that we will move our organization close to its goals and provide support and encouragement for everyone.

The Purpose of the Chamber is to help minority-owned businesses gain greater exposure and increased visibility which brings more revenue to businesses.  We can help the minority-consumer market and business community in many ways by helping them to understand the importance of commerce.

Meet Our Leaders

jerome a. reed

Chairman

Retired from Oil Industry

    al piper

    vice Chairman

    (Executive Committee Chair)

    Agency Partner at HARNEM Insurance Group, Inc.

    linda s. gray

    president/ceo

    D B Administrators, Inc. 

    Director of Programs

    linda brown

    treasurer

     (Budget  Committee Chair)

    Contract Manager for TRAC Program with CitySquare

      terry gipson-jones

      secretray

      Lancaster ISD

      SHERRY HARTFORD

      GOVERANCE CHAIR

      Sherry Hartford REALTY

      Coldwell Bank

      darren smith

      economic development chair

      MVAH Partners

      Senior VP of Development

        felicia leffall

        member services

        Director of Sales

        Hilton Garden Inn

          mike raftery

          board member

          TURNER Construction

          jollyn mwisongo

          board member

          ACARI Management

          dr. shirley higgs

          education chair

          DCCCD and Cedar Valley College

          charles stewart

          board member

          TURNER Construction

            loujeanne guye

            policy & procedures

            Retired from City of Dallas

            ruby web

            small business enterprises

            DALLAS County

            DR. ASHLA MARTIN

            PROFESSIONAL SERVICES

            Kids@HeartDentist.com

            R DALE DOWELL

            economic development

             

            R. DALE DOWELL, CPA, PC

            Allen bendorf

            economic development

            Owner of APB Tubes & Hoses

              WE STAND BEHIND WHAT WE DO!

              BECAUSE

              WHAT WE DO

               WE DO FOR YOU!