• Timeline

    1978: Founded as the South Montgomery County Woodlands Chamber of Commerce (SMCWCC)
    1978: Mr. Winn Sharp; Inaugural Executive Vice President
    1985: Mr. Kevin Brady; President of South Montgomery County Woodlands Chamber of Commerce
    1989: Launch of Education for Tomorrow Alliance (EfTA)
    1990: Mr. Kevin Brady; Elected to the Texas House of Representatives
    1996: Congressman Kevin Brady; U.S. Representative for Texas's 8th congressional district leaves for Washington, DC
    1996: Mrs. Karen Hoylman; President & CEO of South Montgomery County Woodlands Chamber of Commerce
    1997: Launch of Economic Development Partnership (EDP)
    2004: The Chamber expands from the 5th Floor to the 3rd Floor at 1400 Woodloch Forest Drive
    2006: The Chamber’s Partners Program was created
    2009: Education for Tomorrow Alliance (EfTA) becomes an independent 501 (c) 3 non-profit
    2012: The South Montgomery County Woodlands Chamber of Commerce changes its name toThe Woodlands Area Chamber of Commerce
    2014: Relocation; The Chamber relocates to new offices at 9320 Lakeside Blvd. in The Woodlands
    2015: Mr. J.J. Hollie; President & CEO of The Woodlands Area Chamber of Commerce
    2016: Economic Development Partnership (EDP) becomes an independent 501(c) 6 non-profit (pending)


  • Lifetime Members

    AABCO Insurance - Denise Wranischar
    Abercrombie Retreats – Marilyn Abercrombie
    Arceneaux Insurance & Mortgage Services
    B. ‘Chic’ Chicoine
    BeautiControl – Loretta DuBose
    Carol Gooch – Montgomery County Association of Business Women
    Congressman Kevin Brady
    Donna Daniels
    Doug Stuart – Shaklee
    Floy Kelly
    Houston Woman Magazine
    Janis Cornmesser
    Karen L. Hoylman
    Keller Williams Realty – Rui Martin
    Linda Curington
    Linda Woods
    Maxine Mueller
    Nancy Wallace
    Transcendental Solutions – Daryl W. Houck
    Vogt Ventures – Sandra Vogt
    Wendy Bolz
     


  • Past Recipients - Volunteer of The Year Award

    Leonard Woods - 1978
    Dick Smith - 1978
    Don Stewart - 1979
    J. R. Moore, Jr. - 1979
    Tom Boak - 1980
    Bob Wyrick - 1980
    Linda Boyde - 1981
    Regina Ormsby - 1982
    David Vogt - 1982
    James Pitchford - 1983
    Rob Eissler  - 1984
    Donna Daniels - 1985
    Joan Cooper - 1986
    Rui Martin - 1987
    Lynn Pinkerton - 1987
    Delores Amato - 1988
    Maxine Mueller - 1989
    Dr. Keith Fry - 1990
    Leland Dushkin - 1991
    Dan Hauser - 1991
    Mary Matteson - 1991
    David Fulp  -  1991
    Dr. Gordon Plishker  - 1992
    Robert Heineman - 1993
    Jim Bailey - 1995
    Kenny Speight - 1996
    Linda Ricketts - 1996
    Peggy Hubner - 1997
    Bob & Kem DeGroot  - 1998
    Jill Silman - 1999
    Dwight Arnold - 2000
    Deborah Sargeant  - 2001
    Lynette Bartels  - 2002
    Sharon Sellers-Flores - 2003
    Barry Millenson - 2004
    Nina Marino - 2005
    Amy Milstead-Ellzey  - 2006
    Skeeter Hubert - 2007
    Sarah Rhea - 2008
    Debbie Buckalew Campbell - 2009
    Lou Ann Tiger - 2010
    James Stilwell - 2011
    Daniel Schroder - 2012
    Deborah Kaschik - 2013
    Dawn Candy  - 2014
    Michelle O’Rourke  - 2015 


  • Past Recipients - Citizen of The Year Award

    Harry Tate - 1978
    James Pitchford - 1979
    Don Gebert  - 1980
    Jim Williams - 1981
    Leon Kennedy - 1982
    Jeanne-Anne Moran - 1982
    Doug Earle - 1983
    Myrna Irons - 1984
    Patti Derr - 1985
    Dan Green - 1986
    Bonnie Magill - 1987
    Dave Smalley - 1988
    Bob Williams - 1989
    Joel Deretchin - 1990
    Rob Eissler - 1991
    Gary Louie - 1992
    Corky Shaw - 1993
    WD Broadway - 1995
    John Webb - 1996
    Dr. Bill Law  - 1997
    Dr. Joel Kerschenbaum - 1998
    Tommy Williams - 1999
    Dr. David Gottlieb - 2000
    Mike Huffine - 2001
    Frank Robinson - 2002
    Michael Richmond - 2002
    Steve Sanders - 2003
    Jim and Nelda Blair - 2004
    Jeff Early - 2005
    Bruce Tough - 2006
    Dr. Ann Snyder - 2007
    Dr. Don Stockton - 2008
    C.J. Haynes  - 2009
    Conroe I.S.D. - 2010
    Congressman Kevin Brady - 2011
    Ed Chance  - 2012
    Kathy Sanders - 2013
    Robert Heineman  - 2014
    Linda Nelson - 2015


  • Past Chairman of the Board

  • Chamber Events

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