Executive Director -
Beth Lowder Pippin
A life-long resident of Hardin County; she and her family live in Savannah. Her husband, Jon is owner/manager of Creek Side Walking Horse Stables. She is the mother of two children, Paden and Patience, both students in the Hardin County School System.
Before beginning work at the Chamber, Beth was advertising manager at the local newspaper, The Courier. She worked in sales, design, composition and public relations for 20 years. Her knowledge of the area businesses is a major asset to Chamber members.
Beth has been involved in many Hardin County organizations, which earned her the distinguished service award of Volunteer of the Year 2002. She is an officer of the Savannah Arts Commission and serves on the Hardin County Convention and Visitors board, past publicity chairman for the American Cancer Society, past president of the North Elementary PTO, a past president and now associate member of Junior Auxiliary, past Red Cross Blood Services chairman, and a member of Rotary Club. She enjoys antiquing (and junk-tiquing) and boating on the river and lake of beautiful Hardin County.
Dottie Hutchinson, owner of Main Street Gift Gallery, is moving up from Vice President.
Don Doran is a lifelong resident of Hardin County and has been employed at Tennessee Valley Electric Cooperative for twenty six years. He currently serves as the Director of Member Services and is very involved with industrial recruitment and managing key accounts. Don lives on Cove Lane in Savannah with his wife Tammy and two sons, Ben and Sam. Don has also served as a deacon of the Savannah Church of Christ for many years.
Diane DeBerry is the Director of Performance Improvement for Hardin Medical Center.
Vickie Rose served as the 2004 secretary, is Senior Vice President with The Hardin County Bank.
Leslie Creasy, Savannah attorney.
Ken is manager of RiverWick Assisted Living.
Vance, Savannah attorney.
Donna is the principal of Nixon Elementary School.
Wendell M. Stockton
Wendell is the Director of Technical Services for Shiloh Family Foods.
The volunteers for the Hardin County Chamber of Commerce are Suzanne Reatherford, Marilyn Reid, Brandi Spradlin, and Sadie Thomas.
Hardin County Chamber of Commerce
Angel Tree—begins in late October, runs thru mid-Dec.- Suzanne Reatherford
Awards Banquet—January 2007 -Dottie Hutchinson
Darryl Worley River Run—Sept. 15 –16
Downtown —Dottie Hutchinson
Executive— Don Doran, Vickie Rose, and Diane DeBerry
EXPO— January 2007
Farm Day – October 4, 2006 – Cinnamon McDonald
Golf – Brandi Spradlin – July 12 @ Shiloh Golf Course
Luncheons – Dottie Hutchinson and Vickie Rose
Leadership —Ken Broyles
Membership Retention/Drive — “It’s Cool To Be A Member”
NAIA Hospitality Room—Dec. 16
Newsletter —monthly –Beth Pippin
Pickwick Inn Chamber Center- Beth Pippin
Three-Star Evaluation — Beth Pippin
Victorian Christmas — Dec. 2