Board of Directors
Who We Are
The Hillsborough/Orange County Chamber of Commerce is a business leadership organization - governed by a 15 member Board of Directors, run by a talented staff, and supported by community investors.
2021 Executive Committee
2020 Ex Officio
Chief Executive Officer
A resident of Orange County since 1993, Kim comes to the Hillsborough/Orange County Chamber of Commerce with a goal to improve the organization's ability to benefit its membership and create new opportunity in Hillsborough. While Kim is a native North Carolinian, her undergraduate work in Marketing & Business Management was completed at Mississippi College and Hinds Community College. Her professional background includes sales, marketing and purchasing for numerous corporations.
A Hillsborough native, Katie graduated from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill in May of 2020. She obtained a degree in journalism and media and is expanding her experience in social media marketing in her current position. Katie is currently serving as the Communications Coordinator at the Hillsborough/Orange County Chamber of Commerce.
In addition to our Board of Directors, volunteers serve as Ambassadors and play a supportive role in strategic direction of the Chamber's membership services. Ambassadors serve as representatives of the Chamber both in the community as well as directly with member businesses.
Holli Kohl, BB&T
Emilee Collins, Collins Design Realty
Ashleylayne Bell, First National Bank
Rick Ashby, Ashby Insurance - State Farm
Cesar Carrasco, On the Edge NC
Julie Russ, First Citizens Bank
Tony Jordan, Resolute Building
Ravonda Cole, CMIT Solutions of Chapel Hill
Mike Hughes, Edward Jones Investments
CJ Grenier, CEI - The Digital Office
Rachel Hawkins, Hoof Beat Farms
Chris Johnson, Brand Builderz
Terri Manente, It's A Lavender Life
John Tatreau, SoldByJohnT Realty
Brian Fredrickson, Fredrickson Communications
Liz Wells, Select Concrete, Hillsborough Self Storage
Jada Jarillo, 97.9 The Hill WCHL/Chapelboro.com
Janice Kalin, Habitat for Humanity of Orange County
Rebecca Cintron, UNC Healthcare Hillsborough
Robert Chalifour, UNC Healthcare Hillsborough
Lindsley Bowen, Carlisle & Linny Vintage Jewelry (Hillsborough Merchants and Restaurants Chair)
Kelli Suggs Potter, Solgarden (Destination Downtown Mebane Ambassador)