• Mississippi Gulf Coast Chamber of Commerce Chamber Champions Announce Chair, Bridget Turan, and Members

    The Mississippi Gulf Coast Chamber of Commerce, Inc. is pleased to announce the 2021 Chair of Chamber Champions, Bridget Turan, Volunteer Hub Director at Gulf Coast Community Foundation.

    Turan is Volunteer Director of the Gulf Coast HUB for Volunteers & Nonprofits, a program of the Gulf Coast Community Foundation.  Hubs promotes volunteerism by spreading the word about current events and opportunities to serve, and by recognizing the good works of volunteers and nonprofits.

    Turan joined the Community Foundation and accepted her position at the Gulf Coast HUB in January of 2019 as part of a new initiative with Volunteer Mississippi. She directs the Gulf Coast HUB, connecting nonprofit organizations in Hancock, Pearl River, Harrison, Stone, Jackson, George and Greene counties with skilled volunteers and organizational training.

    Turan’s expertise, vision and full-time commitment to people and resources has brought local volunteerism and nonprofit goals to a new level on the Gulf Coast of Mississippi.

    Other members of the 2021 Chamber Champions are: 

    Lauren Keenan: C Spire
    Penny Bishop: Domino’s Pizza – RPM Pizza, Inc.
    Tami Foto: WXXV Fox 25 -NBC25 -CW25
    Mike Slater: Mississippi Department of Rehabilitation Services
    Katie Ellis: Ace Data Storage, Inc.
    Joy Douglas: East Beach Specialties
    Stephanie Chapman: Biloxi Shuckers
    Jourdan Hartshorn: Gulf Coast Community Foundation
    Penny Patterson: Lynn Meadows Discovery Center
    Bridget Turan: Gulf Coast Community Foundation
    Katherine Sutton: LikeMinded Ladies Gulf Coast
    Roxane Dykes: MS Lending LLC
    Kathy Wall: M2 Media
    Becky Bennett: AGJ Systems & Networks, Inc.
    Aleshia Jones: MTFC of Harrison Co.
    Scott Rowe: PowerMark Properties
    Bethany Lott: Coast Radio Group
    Tracy Stopson: BHHS Shaw Properties