We are committed to helping you grow your business within South Baldwin County. Please contact us if we can assist you in any way.
Donna Watts, President/CEO
Donna has been the President of the South Baldwin Chamber of Commerce since September, 1997. In addition she is the President of the South Baldwin Chamber Foundation. She serves on numerous Boards including G.U.M.B.O., Business Council of Alabama, the Chamber of Commerce Association of Alabama and currently is part of the Coastal Resiliency Coalition leadership team.
Terry Burkle, Vice President, South Baldwin Chamber Foundation
Terry joined the Chamber staff in July, 2001. Please contact Terry if you have questions about the many programs offered by the South Baldwin Chamber Foundation.
Cindy Higginbotham, Development and Finance Manager
Cindy joined the Chamber staff in April, 2007. She is responsible for all the billing for the Chamber oversees the annual Chamber Choices Campaign and the Diplomat Program. Contact Cindy if you have questions about an invoice or if you’re interested in getting involved.
Vic Cirilli, Sales and Retention Manager
Vic joined the Chamber staff in January, 2008. He calls on new and existing members to ensure they are taking advantage of all the benefits the Chamber has to offer. Please contact Vic if you have questions about membership, need to update your information or if you have a fellow company who’d like to join.
Kristin Roberson, Marketing and Events Manager
Kristin joined the Chamber staff in July, 2009. She organizes all the events hosted by the Chamber including the Gulf Coast Hot Air Balloon Festival, Magnolia Run, the Alabama Festival of Flavor, Business After Hours and more. Please contact Kristin if you have questions about any event the Chamber produces.
Laura Giggy, Marketing and Events Coordinator
Joined the Chamber staff in January, 2013. She assists Kristin Roberson in organizing the Chamber events and marketing and is the editor of the Chamber Newsletter.
Jeanette Lawrence, South Baldwin Chamber Foundation Development Coordinator
Jeanette joined the Chamber staff in February, 2008 and she is responsible for development for the Chamber Foundation. Please contact Jeanette if you have questions about the BBQ & Blues Cook-off or Auction Items.
Jeanette Harris, Office Manager
Joined the Chamber staff in February, 2013.
The South Baldwin Diplomat Program is a group of up to 30 professionals who volunteer their time assisting the Chamber during Ribbon Cuttings, Business After Hours, Luncheons, Chamber Choices and more. They are the goodwill ambassadors of the Chamber who welcome new members and call on existing members throughout the year. Special thanks to our sponsor, Starr Textile Services. Starr Textile Services provides five-star commercial laundry, dry cleaning and textile rental services to companies throughout the Southeast by means of operations at highly efficient, innovative, green facilities. For more information, please visit www.starrtextileservices.com.
Diplomat Chair, Christina Weaver, State Farm Frances Holk-Jones Insurance Co.
Rick Thome, Merrill Lynch
Darlene Staimpel, Fortis College
Ray Belew, The Master's Butler
Sharon Stone, Meyer Vacation Rentals
Renee James, Insurance Specialist
Durk Johnson, Meyer Services
Mary Kelley, BIS
Jim Griffiths, Harvard Risk Management Corp.