Who We Are

2016 Board

The Chamber of St. Matthews is a business leadership organization – governed by a 16 member Board of Directors, run by a dynamite staff of 3, and supported by Member Partners – that advocates for the success and growth of their members through business and community opportunities.

2016 Board of Directors

Executive Directors

Velma Watkins
Burdorf Interiors
Overstock Furniture-Deals
Billy Fowler
The Benefits Firm
Chris Whigham
Vice President
Derby City Social Media
Sarah Waskey
Welenken CPAs
Virginia Hart


 Board of Directors

JP Davis
Card Payment Solutions
Scott Berger
Bruegger’s Bagels
Tom Stone
Stone Legal Group
Cindy Block-Hayden
Commonwealth Credit Union
Barry Williams
Ad Plus Promotions
Nancy Kloiber
Two Men and a Truck
Taylor King
Republic Bank
Virginia Hart
Patrick Harrington
Outfront Media
Coleman Groves
ISC Kentucky

Chamber Staff

Elizabeth Cleary
Director of Chamber Operations
Josh Suiter
Membership Development Specialist
 Michael Chesser
Executive Director