​​​​​​​​​​​​Garnett Area Chamber of Commerce

our leadership team


Term Expires: 2021

We are Small Business Saturday Neighborhood Champions for the last three years.

We help our members with marketing and social media, as well as providing information on a variety of subjects that benefit businesses and their employees.

We field hundreds of phone calls and emails each week about our local businesses and events.

We accept positive and negative feedback from shoppers. We inform the business owners of any feedback we receive and we work together to maximize customer relations.

We have helped members with scam awareness and prevention.

mission & vision

Promote, support & enhance a strong business climate & facilitate positive community interaction that will result in continued economic development & enhanced quality of life for the Garnett community.

recent programs

Our video marketing promotions are rolling out in early 2017. Our members are excited to be a part of this series that will be available on our Facebook page.

The Garnett Area Chamber of Commerce and the City of Garnett announce the appointment of Kris Hix as the new Executive Director of the Chamber of Commerce and City Administrative Assistant. 

  Ms. Hix is a longtime resident of Anderson County who has a special interest and passion in making a difference in the lives of people in the community. She hails from a medical field background where time on task, efficiency, quick thinking and working as a team are essential to success. She brings an enthusiasm and work ethic that will make her an asset to the business organization, as well as the City.  She enjoys spending time with her three sons, and is looking forward to helping Garnett GROW!

Donna Dornes
​VFW Post 6397

Membership Chair

Term Expires: 2021


We are always looking for people to  volunteer for us and make the difference in the community.

Find out how to become an Ambassador.



Helen Norman


Owner of Garnett Mini Storage

Annual Banquet Chair

Term Expires: 2020

Courtney Tucker

Agency West Insurance

​Term Expires: 2020

Sandra Zook


Owner of  6th Ave Boutique & Bronze

Term Expires: 2020

Casey Smith

Pharmacist at AuBurn Pharmacy

Term Expires: 2021


Rich McKain

Anderson County Hospital

Term Expires 2020