Committee Info

Governmental Affairs

Provides representation for the membership on governmental issues as they pertain to business and enhance the relationship between business and government on the local and state levels. 

Chair: Randy Reichardt

Events: Legislative Reception Little Rock

Water Carnival

Coordinates all events associated ith the White River Water Carnival to increase community and regional attendance.

Chair: Crystal Johnson


Provides a special welcome and hospitality to visitors of special functions and events in the Batesville Area. Welcomes new members to the Chamber. Represents the Batesville Area Chamber of Commerce at ribbon cuttings, grand ppenings, and special events. 

Chair: Adam Curtwright

Events: Ribbon Cuttings, Chamber Golf Classic, Business After Hours

Social Mentorship

Develops programs to assist Chamber members in retention and recruitment of employees.

Chair: Kevin Rose

Business Networking

Organizes and promotes the Annual Business Expo, Business After Hours, and the quarterly membership luncheons.

Chair: Mandi Curtwright


Provides regular customer service trainings and trains other business in regards to the hospitality program. Aids in the development of brochures and visitor and relocation packets.

Chair: Crystal Johnson


Supports tourism development and attrations in Independence County.

Chair: Danell Hetrick