Jessica works with her team of Royals to complete community service projects and revitalization of the community. Also, with the Royals to plan and execute events to enhance the quality of life. She listens to member challenges in order to identify and connect people to workshops, promotion or other avenues of assistance. In addition to overseeing the operations for the Chamber, Jessica also works towards marketing and branding the community to surrounding areas.
Jessica is a Lamar High School graduate and earned a bachelor of science degree from the University of Central Arkansas in Public Administration and Public Relations. Jessica was formerly employed by the Arkansas Army National Guard as a Recruiting Assistant and at the Joint Operations Center located on Camp Robinson.
"We are a staff of 3 with big ambitions. Johnson County has a lot of great resources, both people and natural. We are an eager team ready to serve, please contact us and let us know how to help! We don't have all of the answers, but we have relationships with people that do!"
Director of First Impressions
Holly comes to us from an experience of eight plus years with the Department of Parks & Tourism and one year from the City of Clarksville. She brings a smiling face to being the Director of First Impressions. Holly oversees the First Impressions with daily phone calls/visits by assisting the public with information on our community. In addition to, the first impressions of our office, community, and the social media/eNews presence.
Holly has been a Johnson County resident since 2014. She is married to Trooper First Class Moore with the AR State Police. Her and her husband have three children, three dogs, and one cat. She is actively involved in the Arkansas State Police Spouses' Auxiliary as well as the Johnson County Friends of NRA. Holly just recently joined the Johnson County Dive Team. She is currently going through Leadership Johnson County to broaden and expand her capabilities within the Chamber Community.
Holly has completed courses and obtained certifications in Welcome to Arkansas, Active Shooter through Emergency Management Institute, First Aid/CPR/AED/Lifeguard through Red Cross, and Aquatic Facility Operator from the National Park and Recreation Association.
Community Relations Director
Matt is responsible for membership growth and retention. He assists business owners with identifying solutions to grow and create a thriving economy for Johnson County. He actively supports chamber members and educates them on how to utilize their membership to the fullest extent. There is no cookie cutter membership package. Everyone is different and has different needs to grow. There are all types of memberships, and reasons to invest. Individuals, students, and elected officials that are looking to support local economic growth and discounts for shopping local. Manufacturers that are striving to create a better quality of life to retain a higher caliber of workforce. Even small businesses in search of resources to develop an online presence or educational training to manage their business more effectively.
Matt graduated from Arkansas Tech University with an Agricultural Business degree. Matt spent the first eight years of his professional career working for Arvest Bank, and then worked for Journey Church for another eight years. Matt has a good understanding of both business and non-profit structures and enjoys problem-solving. One of Matt's passions is working with nonprofits, businesses, and people to help them grow. Contact Matt today to discover all the great resources the Chamber has to offer!