Laura began her work at the Chamber as a volunteer in the fall of 2017. She became a member of the staff in January of 2018. Today she is responsible for the management of all Chamber programs and its day-to-day activities. Laura is a life-long resident of Hardeman County. She completed her high school education at Middleton High. As an adult, she earned her A.S. in Accounting at Jackson State Community College and her B.S. in Business at Liberty University. She is a 2018 graduate of Hardeman Leadership.
She currently serves on the Hardeman County Joint Economic & Community Development (JECD) board, the Southwest Tennessee Tourism Association board, and is Treasurer of the Bolivar Main Street board. She is a member of the Tennessee Chamber of Commerce Executives (TCCE), the Tennessee Economic Development Council (TEDC), and the West Tennessee Chamber of Commerce Executives (WTCCE) . She is actively involved in the West Tennessee Industrial Association, the West Tennessee Retail Alliance, and the Bolivar Rotary Club.
Denise is a resident of Hardeman County and has served as the Administrative Assistant at the Chamber since July, 2017. Her responsibilities include answering phone calls, greeting visitors, providing literature to patrons about Hardeman County, aiding in the completion of daily office tasks, keeping the calendar of events updated and managing the Chamber’s social media platforms.