"Serving the County of Wise, the City of Norton, and the Towns of Appalachia, Big Stone Gap, Coeburn, Pound, St. Paul, and Wise."

Officers & Staff

2017 Chamber Officers



Dick Houchins, President(Thompson & Litton)

Melissa Coffey, Past President & Vice President of Orgnaizational Affairs  (First Bank & Trust)

Dr. Elizabeth Shuler, President Elect (Powell Valley Animal Hospital)

Cory Dotson, Vice President of Economic Affairs (Powell Valley National Bank)

Tim Blankenbecler, Treasurer (Small Business Developement Center)

Henrietta Dotson, Vice President of Public Affairs 

Jason Barton , Vice President of County and Community Affairs (Heritage Hall Healthcare ) 




Chamber Staff

Rick Colley - Executive Vice-president, CEO
Amanda Hughes - Executive Assistant