MS Gulf Coast Chamber CEO receives national appointment

MS Gulf Coast Chamber CEO receives national appointment

WASHINGTON, DC (WLOX) - The U.S. Chamber of Commerce on Wednesday welcomed 10 new executives to its Chamber of Commerce Committee of 100. Among them is Kimberly Nastasi with the MS Gulf Coast Chamber of Commerce. As part of this prestigious group, Nastasi will help advise the U.S. Chamber's board of directors, enhance lobbying and coalition work, recommend programming, and strengthen outreach to the business and chamber communities.

"The CCC100 has a long-standing reputation as one of the most prestigious appointments in the chamber community," said Rob Engstrom, SVP and National Political Director at the U.S. Chamber of Commerce. "These new members reflect our continued dedication to naming diverse, high-profile leaders to serve on this important committee."

New members:

  • Kimberly Nastasi, IOM, Chief Executive Officer, MS Gulf Coast Chamber of Commerce, Inc.
  • Kara Beer, MPA, Executive Director, Battle Creek Area (MI) Chamber of Commerce
  • Jane Clark, President, Michigan West Coast (MI) Chamber of Commerce
  • Christy Gillenwater, IOM, President and CEO, Chamber of Commerce of Southwest Indiana
  • Trey Grayson, President and CEO, Northern Kentucky Chamber of Commerce
  • Rich Heffron, President and CEO, Delaware State Chamber
  • Barry Kennedy, IOM, CAE, President and CEO, Nebraska Chamber of Commerce & Industry
  • Todd Maisch, President and CEO, Illinois Chamber of Commerce
  • Sherry Menor-McNamara, President and CEO, Chamber of Commerce of Hawaii
  • Deborah Randolph, President and CEO, Central LA Chamber of Commerce

The U.S. Chamber of Commerce is the world's largest business federation representing the interests of more than three million businesses of all sizes, sectors, and regions, as well as state and local chambers and industry associations.

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