NACOGDOCHES, TX –Jim Johnson, IOM, President and CEO of the Lufkin/Angelina County Chamber of Commerce and the Lufkin/Angelina Economic Development Partnership will address attendees of the Nacogdoches County Chamber’s Fourth Friday Luncheon at noon to 1 p.m., Friday, July 28 at Austin Hall, 4606 North Street, Nacogdoches, Texas.
Johnson will present "Collaboration in Our Community" and will highlight the relationship history between Lufkin and Nacogdoches and how we are each other's biggest resource.
“We are delighted to welcome Mr. Johnson to Nacogdoches and are looking forward to his presentation on this important topic,” C. Wayne Mitchell, President & CEO of the Nacogdoches County Chamber of Commerce said. “Collaboration and establishing partnerships is critical to the future development of East Texas and Mr. Johnson has been a wonderful colleague and partner.”
Johnson oversees the Lufkin/Angelina County Chamber of Commerce which represents more than1300 members, nearly 800 businesses and was awarded a five star accreditation from the US Chamber of Commerce.
Mr. Johnson came from the Pearland Chamber of Commerce in Pearland, TX where he served as Vice President. He is a 2015 graduate of Institute for Organizational Management and a graduate of both Leadership Lufkin and Leadership Pearland. He currently serves on the board of directors for Texas Chamber of Commerce Executives; the US Chamber of Commerce’s Institute for Organizational Management Board of Regents for the West Location; the Angelina Arts Alliance; the George H. Henderson Jr. Expo Center; Angelina Beautiful Clean; the Texas Forestry Museum and the Lufkin State Supported Living Center. Previously, he was a member of the Western Association of Chamber Executives (W.A.C.E.) first-ever Emerging Leaders Advisory Council from 2013 to 2016.
Attendee registration is required by 4 p.m., Wednesday, July 26. The cost of the luncheon is $16.00 and reservations are required. To register for the program please call 936-560-5533 or find a secure "register and pay online" option in Hot News at www.nacogdoches.org.