HEB Chamber announces 2019 Executive Committee

The HEB Chamber of Commerce has announced its 2019 Executive Committee. The following members will serve through the duration of the year:

Chairman of the Board Jim Griffin, City of Bedford

Immediate Past Chair: Kelly Biegler, Atmos Energy

Chair-elect: Steve Ward, Allstate – Steve Ward Agency

Secretary/Treasurer Steve Farco, Mason-Dallas, Inc.

Corporate Guidance Officer: Pete Benenati, Benenati Law Firm, PC

President & CEO: Mary Martin Frazior, IOM, CCE

Goal Team Leaders:

Business & Community Success: Patty Marshall, Pier 98 Marketing

Business Advocacy: Howard Shotwell, R & D Associates

Economic Development: Kimberly Ball, documentWORKS

Chamber Excellence, Finance & Governance: Dalene Parker, Frost Bank, Euless

Chamber Excellence, Marketing & Membership: Susan Shaw, Shaw Insurance Agency

At Large members:

Jeri Harwell, Republic Services

Randy Sachs, Medical City North Hills

Brenda Tristan, American Airlines Federal Credit Union


The Hurst Euless Bedford Chamber of Commerce was established in 1955 and is 4-star accredited by the U.S. Chamber of Commerce. The Chamber’s Mission is Advancing Business, Strengthening Community. For additional information, please contact the Chamber at 817-283-1521, visit heb.org or email jeff@heb.org.

HEB Chamber of Commerce Announces New Board Members for 2018

The HEB Chamber is pleased to announce our new Board members, with terms beginning in 2018: Kevin Ball, KB Handyman; Kevin Coder, Allen Samuels Direct; Mandy Eliot, Keller Williams; Eric Gachelin, Congrowence, Inc.; Susan Shaw, Shaw Insurance; Howard Shotwell, R & D Associates; Buck Weatherby, U.S. Concrete and Jamie Whisman, Liberty Bank. Thank you for your service and welcome to the HEB Chamber Board!

NOMINATIONS FOR 2016 BOARD MEMBERS for HEB Chamber of Commerce

The Nominating Committee has met and presents the following slate of eight candidates to serve three-year terms beginning January 1, 2016 to replace directors whose regular terms are expiring:

  • Jeff Corbet, DDS
  • Chris Coyle, Express Oil Change and Service Center
  • Charolete Davis, Century 21 Mike Bowman
  • Elaine Dillard, Shaw Insurance
  • Deborah Paganelli, Texas Health HEB
  • Chris Orona, Baylor Regional Medical Center at Grapevine
  • Scott Sheppard, 6 Stones Mission Network
  • Steve Ward, Allstate – Steve Ward Agency

According to The Chamber Bylaws, Article IV, Section 2c, additional names of candidates for directors can be nominated by petition bearing the signatures of at least fifteen members of The Chamber. Such a petition would have to be filed with the Nominating Committee within ten days of this notice.

If you have any questions, please give call the Chamber office at 817/283-1521.

HEB Chamber Elects New Directors

At the HEB Chamber’s October Luncheon, held on October 9, 2014; eight directors were elected to three-year terms beginning in January, 2015.  The eight directors are:

  • John Fletcher, Fletcher Consulting
  • Jeri Harwell, Republic Services
  • Linda Huggins, James B. Wright, DDS
  • John Humphreys, DBU Hurst-Colleyville
  • Rochelle Ross, A Simplified Space
  • Sandee Treptow, Reliant, an NRG company
  • Gale Wagner, Affiliated Bank
  • JJ Walker, Bell Helicopter, A Textron Company