Our Mission:

To promote trade with local firms while helping small businesses become successful by providing owners with access to needed resources.

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Our Leadership

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TRISHA SHANK President

Owner, Deja Vu Upscale Consignment, opened October 2, 2012, offering "like new"  women's apparel and accessories, plus new "boutique quality" jewelry & clothing. Great service and honesty are her specialties.

BILL BRUMETT Vice President

Owner and President of Brumett & Associates since 1979, specializing in life, disability, auto, homeowners and rental insurance, tax-deferred annuities, plus income tax preparation and filing.

KRYSTAL STAFFORD Secretary

Agency Manager for Brumett & Associates since 2016, specializing in life, disability, auto, homeowners and rental insurance, tax-deferred annuities, plus income tax preparation and filing..

TOMMY PALMER Treasurer

Owner, Stereo Junction, the largest electronics store for home, auto and business in Southeast Arkansas since 1979. Multiple award- winner, including 2018 Best of the Best by Pine Bluff Commercial readers.

WIL JENKINS Legislative Chair

Owner of Uptown Salon and Boutique and of Amazing Restorations, LLC, a commercial real estate development firm that specializes in historic buildings. A high-profile advocate for positive action in Pine Bluff.

THERESA ORSO Marketing Chair

Owner, Theresa Orso Antiques & Gifts, serving Southeast Arkansas since 2016, with booths at: Carrie Scott’s Antiques, 2501 S. Bay Street; Old Red Barn, 1601 Belmont; Uptown Salon & Boutique, 204 Main Street

DONNA DIAL Membership Chair

Account representative for South Arkansas Business Solutions, offering business furnishings, equipment and supplies. Involved with United Way, Voices for Children and Pine Bluff Regional Chamber Red Coats.