2003 | President/Chairman of the Board, Dr. Jim McCharen

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How appropriate on the first day back to school for CNP students that Dr. McCharen is our former President spotlight of the week! Dr. Jim McCharen served as the President/Chairman of the Board in 2003, and has chaired the Golf Tournament Committee for the last 13 years. One of Dr. McCharen’s legacies will undoubtedly be the strong (and lasting) partnerships …

Business Expo @ Grand Casino

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Mark your calendars then call our office today to participate in our first Business Expo! September 14 from 4-7 PM at Grand Casino, South Conference Center. When you combine the traffic of the Grand Casino plus the membership of the Choctaw Area Chamber you have a fantastic event of networking, marketing, and fun! Booth space is limited, so please call …

2001 | President/Chairman of the Board, Dave Howe

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Dave Howe served as the Chairman of the Board for the Chamber in 2001. Dave’s professional experience as a retired Air Force Colonel and Aerospace Program Manager with Lockheed Martin enabled him to bring leadership and direction to the Chamber. Dave’s service was not limited to just the Chamber of Commerce. He served as Chairman of the Choctaw Veterans Memorial …

1998 | President/Chairman of the Board, Bobbie Freeman

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1998 was the year Bobbie Freeman stepped in to serve as the President/Chairman of the Board for the Chamber. Bobbie’s dedication and commitment to the Chamber and to Eastern Oklahoma County started well before 1998 and continues to this day. We appreciate all the hard work, dedication and time Bobbie has given to the Chamber and our communities.

1995|President/Chairman of the Board, Gary Howard

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Who doesn’t love Gary Howard?! The Chamber is forever grateful and appreciative of Gary’s hard work and dedication to making not only the Chamber thrive, but also the community. The success and growth of our Annual Chamber Auction is a direct reflection of Gary’s perseverance, leadership and unwillingness to take “no” for an answer. If you haven’t seen our video …