How To Contact Us

If you would like additional information, please feel free to contact us. You may fill out the form below or refer to our Staff Directory for immediate help.

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Staff Directory

Need to speak to a Chamber staff member? Dial 910.762.2611 and the extension listed:

Interim President & CEO

Dick Blouse
910.762.2611, Ext. 214 |

Joining the Chamber

Faye Dunaway
910.762.2611, Ext. 211 |

Leadership Wilmington/Work On Wilmington

Faye Dunaway
910.762.2611, Ext. 211 |
Scott Czechlewski
910.762.2611, Ext. 216 |

Accounts Payable & Receivables, Personnel, Budget

Faye Dunaway
910.762.2611, Ext. 211 |

Member Services and Events

Megan Canny
910.762.2611, Ext. 202 |

Communications, Website & Publications

Scott Czechlewski
910.762.2611, Ext. 216 |

Public Policy

Dick Blouse
910.762.2611, Ext. 214 |

Cape Fear Future

Scott Czechlewski
910.762.2611, Ext. 216 |

If you call and hear our automated voice mail service, press the extension you need immediately and it will connect you to the proper party. If that person is unavailable, you will be able to leave a message.

RSVP’s will be directed to the appropriate extension.

Board of Directors


Mitch Lamm, Chairman (First Citizens Bank)
Charlie Mattox, 1st Vice Chair (BB&T)
John Gizdic, 2nd Vice Chair (New Hanover Regional Medical Center)
John Elliott, Treasurer (Duke Energy)
Chris Boney, Immediate Past Chair (LS3P & Associates)

Board Members

Neal Andrew – Andrew Consulting Engineers
Kimberly Bankston ‐ GE Hitachi
Dick Blouse – Wilmington Chamber of Commerce
Bruce Cameron, IV – Cameron Management
Brian Eckel ‐ Cape Fear Commercial
Tom Fetzer – Fetzer Strategic Partners
Rickey Godwin – RSM US LLP
Michele Holbrook – Corning
Jim Hundley ‐ Thomas Construction Group
Frank Jones ‐ Extended Stay Wilmington (Tourism Development Authority)
Hal Kitchin ‐ McGuireWoods LLP (Cape Fear Future)
John Lyon ‐ AT&T North Carolina
Tee Nunnelee – Coastal Beverage
Dickson McLean ‐ Wilmington Business Development
Ed Murray ‐ PPD
Will Purvis ‐ Liberty Healthcare
Ted Shipley ‐ Smith Moore Leatherwood LLP
J.C. Smith – Live Oak Bank
Faison Sutton ‐ Murchison, Taylor & Gibson, PLLC
Jason Swinny ‐ GE Aviation
Hal Wells ‐ Harold Wells Insurance
Jason Wheeler ‐ Pathfinder Wealth Consulting

Ex-Officio Board Members

Paul Cozza ‐ North Carolina Ports Authority
Jim Flechtner ‐ Cape Fear Public Utility Authority
Amanda Lee – Cape Fear Community College
Dr. Tim Markley ‐ New Hanover County Schools
John Perritt ‐ Wilmington International Airport Authority
Collin Tarrant ‐ Wilmington Downtown, Inc.
Mayor Bill Saffo ‐ City of Wilmington
Chancellor Zito Sartarelli ‐ UNCW
Robert Zapple ‐ New Hanover County Commissioners