Ambassador of the Quarter

Michael Whitman named Chamber Ambassador of the Quarter, 2nd Qtr. 2017


Michael Whitman joined the Chatham Chamber of Commerce Ambassador Team in August of 2015 and has been a valued asset since.  Michael is full of energy, enjoys networking, is great at forming partnerships and is passionate about connecting and helping others.  He was instrumental, as part of steering committee, in getting the Chamber’s first Young Professional Group on the ground.

 

A little about Michael...
Michael is the co-founder of Millennium Planning Group with the goal of assisting clients in making informed financial decisions.  He and his wife Nicole, a professional photographer, are expecting their first child in December 2017.  Michael and Nicole currently reside in Pittsboro.

 

Michael Whitman
MBA, RFC® | Co-Founder
Millennium Planning Group
919-260-7709
michael@millenniumpg.com



Ronda Stubbs named Chamber Ambassador of the Quarter, 1st Qtr. 2017


Ronda Stubbs has been named the Chamber Ambassador of the quarter for the third time now. She has done an outstanding  job as an Ambassador since 2014 and is an amazing person overall.   She has never…ever…met a stranger.  Ronda has a very welcoming nature and makes everyone feel comfortable.  She is highly respected in the community and considered a tremendous asset by her employer.   

 

The Chatham Chamber of Commerce is honored to have Ronda serve as a Chamber Ambassador and a goodwill arm of the Chamber.

 

A little about Ronda...
Ronda loves being a mother.  She has one son, Ethan.  She enjoys reading, travel, yard work, family history, scrapbooking, cross-stitching, and time with family and friends.  The beach is her home away from home.

 

Ronda is the Marketing Director for Cambridge Hills Assisted Living, A Silver Thread Senior Living Community in Pittsboro.    Her past includes years of experience in the hospitality business.

 

RONDA STUBBS, Administrative Assistant
Cambridge Hills Assisted Living - A Silver Thread Community
Ronda@Silver-Thread.com  
919-545-9573

Michael Whitman named Chamber Ambassador of the Quarter, 2nd Qtr. 2016

The first time Michael called the Chamber office, he expressed his desire to be a Chamber Ambassador and to make a difference.  He has been an active member of the Chatham Chamber of Commerce Ambassador team since August of 2015.  Michael shows up smiling, ready to assist Chamber member businesses and the community.  He stands out when it comes to networking, forming connections among others all along his way.  He serves the Chamber and its members well.

 

A little about Michael...
Michael is the co-founder of Millennium Planning Group.  He came to Chatham County from Wake County, charged and ready to get involved.  Michael married his beautiful wife Nicole, a professional photographer, in November of 2015.  He and Nicole live in Pittsboro with their energetic Havanese, Cabo.

 

Michael Whitman
MBA, RFC® | Co-Founder
Millennium Planning Group
919-260-7709
michael@millenniumpg.com



Sharon Dickens named Chamber Ambassador of the Quarter, 1st Qtr. 2016

Sharon Dickens, Financial Advisor for Edward Jones, has been a great team member since she joined the Chatham Chamber of Commerce Ambassador team in May of 2014.  She is known by her pleasant smile and professional nature.  She comes across very personable and relates well with everyone.  Sharon is natured to serve and it shows in all she does. The qualities she has to offer are endless. 

 

A little about Sharon...

When it comes to your financial future, it's important to work with someone who takes time to understand you and your situation. We take a step-by-step approach to identify your goals and develop specific strategies to help you achieve them. Contact me today and see how personal service can make a difference.

 

SHARON DICKENS, Financial Advisor

Edward Jones

Sharon.Dickens@EdwardJones.com

919-967-9968



Erica Sanders named Chamber Ambassador of the Quarter, 4th Qtr. 2015

Erica Sanders has been a Chatham Chamber of Commerce Ambassador since 2013 and has held the role of Ambassador Chair since December of 2014.  From the first day that Erica signed up to be an ambassador, she hit the floor ready to serve.  She has been such an asset to the Chamber Ambassador team and continues to grow as an ambassador and a professional every day.  Erica supports and promotes the Chamber and its members.  There does not seem to be an end to her compassion and desire to assist and help others.  As we have said before, Erica is like a bright light that always seems to beam. 


A little about Erica...

Erica loves Chatham County, and in fact, grew up in Pittsboro where she met and later married her high school sweetheart, Mark Sanders.  Mark is the co-owner of Sanders Automotive on 15-501 in Pittsboro. Working out and spending precious time with family is something that Erica enjoys doing.  She is also the extremely proud mother of her beautiful five-year-old daughter, Kinley.  Erica is the Branch Manager for the Pittsboro location of Carolina Home Mortgage, where she is well respected by her clients.


ERICA SANDERS, Branch Manager

Carolina Home Mortgage

erica@carolinahomemortgage.com

919-545-3000



Erica Sanders named Chamber Ambassador of the Quarter, 2nd Qtr. 2015

Erica Sanders joined the Chatham Chamber of Commerce Ambassador Team in 2013 and assumed the role of Ambassador Chair in December of 2014. Erica has continued to grow as an ambassador. She is always ready to lend a hand and truly cares about others and what she can do to help. She is like a bright light that always seems to beam. Erica is personable and has a welcoming nature. The Chatham Chamber of Commerce is fortunate and proud to have Erica Sanders on their Ambassador Team!


A little about Erica...

Erica grew up in Pittsboro where she met and later married her high school sweetheart, Mark Sanders. Mark is the co-owner of Sanders Automotive on 15-501 in Pittsboro. Erica enjoys working out and time with family but being a mother to her beautiful daughter, Kinley, is what she enjoys most of all. Erica is employed as the Branch Manager for the Pittsboro location of Carolina Home Mortgage, where she is very well respected by her clients. Honesty and integrity is a part of her character, personally and professionally.


ERICA SANDERS, Branch Manager

Carolina Home Mortgage

erica@carolinahomemortgage.com

919-545-3000



Ronda Stubbs named Chamber Ambassador of the Quarter, 1st Qtr. 2015

Ronda Stubbs has served as a Chatham Chamber of Commerce Ambassador since April 2014. Most people know Ronda by her sweet and caring disposition and her willingness to always lend a hand. She is an inspiration to many people. Her character, professionalism, compassion, and willingness to serve are just a few of the qualities that make Ronda a great ambassador.


The Chatham Chamber of Commerce is appreciative of Ronda’s service as an ambassador and feels fortunate to have her as part of the team. It is with great pleasure that we name Ronda as Ambassador of the Quarter, Quarter 1, 2015.


A little about Ronda...

Ronda is the proud mother of one son, Ethan. She enjoys traveling, the beach, yard work, family history, scrapbooking, cross-stitching, and time spent with family and friends. She is also an avid reader.

 

Ronda works as an Administrative Assistant for Cambridge Hills Assisted Living in Pittsboro. Her past includes years of experience in the hospitality business.


RONDA STUBBS, Administrative Assistant

Cambridge Hills Assisted Living

rstubbschal@gmail.com

919-545-9573 



Ronda Stubbs named Chamber Ambassador of the Quarter - Q2 - 2014

June 30, 2014

 

Ronda Stubbs, one of the most recent to join the Chatham Chamber of Commerce Ambassador Team, has taken her duties as an Ambassador serious from the start.  When she is not working an event, she is still there offering to help out.  She has been a blessing to her fellow ambassadors and to Chamber members.  When you communicate with Ronda, it is hard not to notice her pleasant, caring and helpful demeanor.

 

The Chatham Chamber of Commerce is grateful to have Ronda Stubbs as one of their Chamber Ambassadors and is pleased to name her as Ambassador of the Quarter. 


 
A little about Ronda...

Ronda is the very proud mother of one son, Ethan.  She enjoys travel, the beach, yard work, family history, scrapbooking, cross-stitching, and most of all, time spent with family and friends.  She is also an avid reader.Ronda works as an Administrative Assistant for Cambridge Hills Assisted Living in Pittsboro.  Her past includes years of experience in the hospitality business. 


RONDA STUBBS, Administrative Assistant
Cambridge Hills Assisted Living
rstubbschal@gmail.com 
919-545-9573



Erica Sanders named Chamber Ambassador of the Quarter - Q4 2013
December 13, 2013


Erica Sanders just recently joined the Chatham Chamber of Commerce Ambassador team.  She plunged right in and has already become a great asset to the team.  Her bubbly personality paired with her desire to make a difference makes Erica a great ambassador.  She has a caring nature that shines as she interacts with those in the community.   Once you cross paths with her, you will not forget her.

 

The Chatham Chamber of Commerce is honored to have Erica Sanders as one of their Chamber Ambassadors. 


A little about Erica... 

Erica is proud to be a native of Chatham County.  She married her high school sweetheart and currently lives with him and her beautiful 3-year old daughter in Pittsboro.  She works as a Loan Originator for Carolina Home Mortgage where she is thought of by clients with respect and admiration due to her professionalism and passion for helping others. 

 

Erica enjoys four wheeling, working out and treasures her time with family and friends.


ERICA SANDERS, Loan Originator 

Carolina Home Mortgage

erica@carolinahomemortgage.com  

919-545-3000



Cheryl Page named Chamber Ambassador of the Quarter - Q2 2013
June 25, 2013

 

Cheryl Page has served as a Chamber Ambassador since December 2012.  You will see Cheryl, with her warm friendly personality accompanied by a laugh, at just about every Chamber event scheduled.  She is an eager listener and is compassionate about the needs of others.  Cheryl has become a great addition to the Chamber Ambassador team and is always willing to lend a helping hand whenever possible.  She has represented the Chatham Chamber of Commerce well during her time as an ambassador.


A little about Cheryl...  

Cheryl Page moved to Siler City from the Raleigh/Wake Forest area.  Her hometown is Arlington, VA.  She is the proud mother of 3 daughters and doesn't hesitate a bit to tell you how special her granddaughter is.

 

Cheryl is very passionate about working with Senior Adults.  This is expressed verbally and demonstrated through her past experience and in her daily role as the Executive Director of Village Lake Inn, an Independent Living facility in Siler City.


CHERYL PAGE, Executive Director

Village Lake Inn 

villagelakeinn@gmail.com 

919-663-1245



Nicole Ward named Chamber Ambassador of the Quarter - Q1 2013

 

April 16, 2013 


Nicole Ward is a second-time Ambassador of the Quarter.  She continues to excel as a Chamber Ambassador, dedicating time and energy to the Chamber and its members while complimenting her many attributes with her refreshing personality, which is sure to win folks over.  Nicole's character and work ethics shine in her daily interactions.  She is an accomplished business leader and wants the same for those she comes in contact with. 

 

The Chatham Chamber of Commerce is fortunate to have Nicole Ward as a Chamber Ambassador.  She is most definitely an asset to the Ambassador team and the Chamber.


A little about Nicole... 

Nicole Ward, previously from Charlotte, North Carolina, currently resides in Silk Hope with her son.  Nicole works as an Insurance Sales Agent for North Carolina Farm Bureau Insurance in Pittsboro where her customer service is first-class, just as it is with her service as a Chamber Ambassador. 

 

Nicole has an interest in the fine arts of clay and sculpture and has attended Western Carolina University and Central Carolina Community College.


NICOLE WARD, Insurance Sales Agent 

North Carolina Farm Bureau Insurance

nicole.ward@ncfbins.com 

919-542-2142



Debbie Hoyt named Ambassador of the Quarter - Q4, 2012

January 2013 

 

Debbie has served as the Chatham Chamber of Commerce Ambassador Chair since March 2011. Since this time, she has represented the Chamber and the Ambassador team with the highest regard. Debbie is an avid promoter of the Chamber and her fellow ambassadors. Her skills as a listener, organizer and communicator have been a tremendous asset to the Chatham Chamber of Commerce. 


A little about Debbie...

Debbie has lived in Chatham County since 2006 and has made a difference in the lives of many since. She has a strong sales and marketing background. Her welcoming personality, professionalism, attention to detail and numerous other skills make her a great ambassador and an outstanding Real Estate Broker.

 

Debbie successfully completed the RLI Land University course: Land 101 in 2008. In 2009, she earned her GRI (Graduate REALTOR Institute), a prestigious designation only held by 18% of REALTORS nationwide The Chamber of Commerce and Chatham County are blessed to have Debbie Hoyt as part of their organization and community.


DEBBIE HOYT, Broker/Realtor,GRI

Chatham Homes Realty 

debbieahoyt@gmail.com 

www.debbiehoythomes.com 

919-606-4752

 

 

Nicole Ward named Chamber Ambassador of the Quarter - Q2 2012
July 16, 2012

 

Nicole has the definitive character of an ambassador and has proven this time and again through her profession and her service as an ambassador.  The Chamber is proud to have her as part of their team.  She has served as a Chamber Ambassador since March 2011.

 

Nicole shows up for every Ambassador assignment with a smile on her face and a laugh not far behind.  She has a way of making everyone feel right at home regardless of where or who they are.  She is always willing to help out and is a great advocate for the Chatham Chamber of Commerce. 

 

A little about Nicole... 

Nicole Ward, previously from Charlotte, North Carolina, is the loving mother of one son and currently resides in Silk Hope.  Nicole is employed as an Insurance Sales Agent for North Carolina Farm Bureau Insurance in Pittsboro where her customer service is second to none, just as it is with her service as a Chamber Ambassador. 

 

Nicole has an interest in the fine arts of clay and sculpture and has attended Western Carolina University and Central Carolina Community College.

 

NICOLE WARD, Insurance Sales Agent 

North Carolina Farm Bureau Insurance

nicole.ward@ncfbins.com 

919-542-2142

 

 

Lisa Edmisten named Chamber Ambassador of the Quarter - Q1 2012

April 09, 2012

 

Lisa Edmisten has demonstrated the qualities of a true ambassador since joining the Chatham Chamber of Commerce Ambassador team in July 2011.  Lisa\'s willingness to help out is always evident and without hesitation    She is a great proponent of the Chatham Chamber of Commerce and its members.  Lisa is personable and relates to all she comes in contact with in a friendly and helpful manner.  Her genuine character has proven to be a great asset to the Chatham Chamber of Commerce and its Ambassador program.

 

A little about Lisa...  

Lisa Edmisten, the proud mother of two and happily married wife of Jeff Edmisten, resides in Siler City, NC.  Lisa is employed as a Community Educator for Community Home Care and Hospice in Siler City where she is dedicated with a passion for the work she does and the cause she serves.    Prior to working for Community Home Care and Hospice, Lisa helped managed her husband\'s business, Creative Computers, in Siler City.

 

LISA EDMISTEN, Community Educator

Community Home Care & Hospice 

lisa.edmisten@community-compaines.com 

919-663-1244

 

 

Richard Noyes named Chamber Ambassador of the Quarter - Q4 2011 

January 09, 2012

 

Richard Noyes signed on as a Chamber Ambassador in March 2011.  Since this time, Richard has proven to be a loyal and conscientious Ambassador.  He takes his role as an ambassador seriously and is always willing to help out.  He has been supportive of the Chatham Chamber of Commerce and its mission and strives to be an essential team member.

 

A little about Richard... 

Richard Noyes has been an Agent with New York Life Insurance Company for 2 years. He  specializes in college planning, retirement planning and estate planning. In addition to serving as a Chamber Ambassador, Richard is a Kiwanis Club member and a offiicer with Business Networking International.

 

Richard\'s past business history includes the role of Business Coach for AdviCoach, Consultant and President of Richard Noyes, Inc., Opportunity Manager for AT&T Solutions and Consultant/Project Manager for Walsh Lowe & Associates.

 

Richard attended Boston College  and received a BA in Economics/English. 

 

RICHARD NOYES, Insurance Agent 

New York Life Insurance Company
jnoyes@ft.newyorklife.com

919-608-5670

 

 

Debbie Hoyt named Chamber Ambassador of the Quarter - Q2 2011
June 10, 2011

 

Debbie Hoyt, Broker/Realtor,GRI, was appointed as the Ambassador Chair for the Chatham Chamber of Commerce\'s new Ambassador Program in March of this year.  Debbie has done an exceptional job in helping to launch the Ambassador Program and has demonstrated tremendous leadership skills along with faithful service since the program\'s inception.

 

Debbie has served numerous hours in her new role as an ambassador and has went above and beyond to assist in serving the needs of the Chamber. She has earned the recognition of Ambassador of the Quarter for the second quarter of 2011.

 

A little about Debbie...

Debbie grew up in Lee County, NC, lived in Wake County, NC, for 26 years and moved to 5 acres of land in Chatham County in 2006. She has strong sales and marketing background, working with Hudson Belk, Raleigh for 10 years and Calvin Klein Cosmetics, NY for 10 years. Debbie has great people skills and never meets a stranger. Her outgoing personality, eye for detail and concern for her clients makes her an exceptional Real Estate Broker.

 

Debbie successfully completed the RLI Land University course: Land 101 in October 2008. She earned her GRI- Graduate REALTOR Institute in August 2009 and joins other top producers in the residential real estate industry that holds this prestigious designation- on a national level only 18% of REALTORS hold this designation.

 

"Buying or selling a home can be an overwhelming process in today\'s market. The right Broker makes all the difference. I listen to my clients needs and work through the process to ensure a smooth transition. Let me find your dream home or your slice of heaven in Chatham & Wake Counties.\"

 

DEBBIE HOYT, Broker/Realtor,GRI

Chatham Homes Realty

debbieahoyt@gmail.com

(919) 606-4752

 

 

 

 

Michael Whitman, MBA, RFC® | Co-Founder

Ambassador of the Quarter, Qtr 2, 2017

 

 

 

Ronda Stubbs, Administrative Assistant

Ambassador of the Quarter, Qtr 1 2017

 


 

Michael Whitman, MBA, RFC® | Co-Founder

Ambassador of the Quarter, Qtr 2, 2016

 

 

 

Sharon Dickens, Financial Advisor

Ambassador of the Quarter, Qtr 1, 2016

 

 

 

Erica Sanders, Branch Manager

Ambassador of the Quarter, Qtr 4, 2015

 

 

 

Erica Sanders, Branch Manager

Ambassador of the Quarter, Qtr 2 2015

 



Ronda Stubbs, Administrative Assistant

Ambassador of the Quarter, Qtr 1 2015

 

 

 

 

 

 

Ronda Stubbs, Administrative Assistant

Ambassador of the Quarter, Qtr 2 2014

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Erica Sanders, Loan Originator

Ambassador of the Quarter, Q4 2013

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Cheryl Page, Executive Director

Ambassador of the Quarter, Qtr 2 2013 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Nicole Ward, Insurance Sales Agent

Ambassador of the Quarter, Qtr 1 2013 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Debbie Hoyt, Broker/REALTOR, GRI

Ambassador of the Quarter, Q4 2012 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Nicole Ward, Insurance Sales Agent

Ambassador of the Quarter, Qtr 2 2012 

 

                                       

  

 

 

 

 

 

Lisa Edmisten, Community Educator

Ambassador of the Quarter, Q1 2012

                                                  

 


 

 

 

Richard Noyes, Insurance Agent

Ambassador of the Quarter, Q2 2011

 

 

 

 

 

 


   

Debbie Hoyt, Broker/REALTOR, GRI

Ambassador of the Quarter, Q4 2012