Past Chairpersons

Our Heritage of Chamber Leaders

We are grateful to the many people who have provided leadership at the Kernersville Chamber of Commerce over the years. Our chamber leadership is a virtual “who’s who” of our community.

Past Chairpersons of the Board

1968-69 J. Van Johnson 1970 Raymond Thomas
1971 Rev. Amis Daniel 1972 Dr. Wesley Phillips
1973 John G. Wolfe III 1974 W. J. O’Brien
1975 Irvin Grigg 1976 Tommy Davis
1977 William Kirk 1978 Garry Snow
1979 Steven B. Keiger 1980 Thomas W. Prince
1981 Jack B. Barrier 1982 Wayne F. Mabe
1983 R. Allen Osborne Jr. 1984 Larry K. Matthews
1985 Sandra Mitchell 1986 Joseph Scales Jr.
1987 A. L. “Buddy” Collins 1988 Jack B. Pierce
1989 Larry D. Cain 1990 John F. Owensby
1991 James L. Barrett 1992 Robert D. Hoots
1993 Arnold G. King 1994 N. Alan Bennett
1995 James Schupp 1996 James Burns
1997 Michael Jacobs 1998 W. M. “Bill” Giles
1999 Patty Long Hill 2000 W. R. “Bill” Lewis
2001 Kenneth Flynt 2002 Ralph Neal
2003 Phil Williams 2004 Kathy Bryant
2005 Chris Frantz 2006 Tom FitzGerald
2007 Jeff Taylor 2008 Duane Long
2009 Helen Jennett 2010 Danny Jefferson
2011 John Coulter 2012 Sharon Tucker
2013 Tony Smits 2014 Sunni Lauten
2015 Jeff Jordan 2016 Jason Grubbs
2017  Courtney Turlington 2018