Chris Comer – President
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Robert Brown – Vice President
Robert Brown is Owner / Designer of Lennis Design, LLC. Robert has over 20 years of experience in web design, logo design, and print / corporate apparel. He enjoys working with local businesses to help them establish branding that helps them stay competitive. He and his wife, Amy, have two children both currently attending school at Hallsville I.S.D. They are recent additions (2017) to Hallsville but have found a lot to love in their new home town. They can be found attending school events or participating with the Boy and Girl Scouts.
Cody Hertel – Secretary
Cody Hertel and his wife Amy are the proud owners of Longview Computer Center and Cartridge World of Longview. Cody has over 18 years of experience in IT Networking, Server Management, Computer Repair and Printer Maintenance. He enjoys working with local businesses to create long-term goals for IT stability and efficiency. He and his wife, Amy, have two children. His oldest attends Kindergarten at Hallsville I.S.D. When not working with clients or attending community events, Cody enjoys spending time with his family and friends.
Shinia Kelsey -Treasurer
Shinia Kelsey is one of the pastors at First Methodist in Hallsville. She graduated from Hallsville and has lived here most of her life. She has worked in an accounting practice and was previously a legal assistant until entering the ministry in 2006. She and her husband, Bob, own Kelsey’s Downtown Storage on W. Main here in Hallsville. She enjoys hunting for antiques with Bob, taking care of their collection of animals, reading, and playing guitar and singing in the worship band and an acoustic trio.
Christina Barnard –
Christina was born and raised in Hayward, California. She then attended Tennyson High School and Cal State Hayward. When her husband retired from the U.S. Army after serving for 22 years, they moved to Hallsville and have been here for 4 years. Christina has been married for 22 years this September, and they have a 10 year old daughter.
She is an Independent Scentsy Consultant and loves giving back to the community.
Michelle Jones – Board Member
Michelle Jones is Assistant Vice President and Location Manager of Guaranty Bank & Trust. Michelle values building long-term relationships with her customers and being able to offer excellent service. This has been her goal throughout her twenty-nine year banking career. She and her husband, Busby, have been married 15 years. She enjoys spending time with family, especially her two grandchildren, and watching movies.
Susan Patterson –
Tony McCulough –
Tony is the Marketing / Communications manager at Upshur Rural Electric Cooperative, but has worked in many other fields in East Texas including restaurant management, insurance, radio and film. Through “URECC” He works with numerous Chambers of Commerce, Economic Development committees, non-profit organizations, and community development groups.
Tony has extremely strong beliefs and support of community and education.
“In my opinion, in this world it’s not what you make or do, it’s what you give back.”
Wes Lacy – Board Member