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President & CEO
Bryan joined the Caldwell Chamber team on March 4th 2019, a very fitting day for us to March Forward with a new direction. His extensive business background has proven that he is a great fit for our community and to take the helm of this great organization. Prior to his arrival at the Chamber of Commerce, Bryan lead the marketing department at Chetola Resort in Blowing Rock.
He has spent the greater part of his professional career in the hospitality industry in a variety of roles – from Regional Director of Sales and Marketing and Director of Business Development, to Director of Operations and Director of National Sales Deployment – for both national and regional hotel groups (Extended Stay America, Maya Hotels, Broadway Hospitality & Adams Mark) across the state of North Carolina and the Southeast. His goal-driven, relationship-oriented experience has led to his expertise in business management, creative marketing, and sales and business development. Moore’s community and Chamber involvement is extensive, reaching from Mecklenburg to Caldwell to Watauga counties and all points in between. Bryan has served on multiple Tourism & Chamber Boards around the state of North Carolina. He is a graduate of the State University of New York College at Cobleskill, and the Walt Disney World College Program.
Bryan and his wife Kate and their youngest of 4 daughters Maureen, reside in Hudson, NC.
Membership Services Director
Faith has been with the Caldwell Chamber since October of 2016. She brings a comprehensive set of skills that are invaluable to the Chamber. In her role as the Director of Membership Services at the Caldwell Chamber, she has honed her abilities in customer service and member relations. Faith’s collaboration, people-centric nature, and compassion are contagious.
Faith is a graduate of Caldwell Community College and Technical institute with an Associates Degree in MOA. Faith is also a 2020 Graduate of Leadership Caldwell and a two-time scholar recipient of CACCE (Carolinas Association of Chamber of Commerce Executives) where she attended targeted training specifically for the Chamber industry. She is passionate about serving small businesses and local nonprofits in our community.
Faith is a Caldwell County native and lives in Lenoir with her husband Kyle, daughter Elliana, son Elijah and fur baby Bella. Faith is a huge Star Wars fan and lover of all things Disney!
Faith is looking forward to connecting with you!
Makenna Patterson is a Caldwell County native from Granite Falls, North Carolina. Makenna graduated from South Caldwell High School in 2019 and is currently enrolled at Caldwell Community College and Technical Institute, majoring in Medical Office Administration. Prior to her employment with the Chamber, Makenna served as an intern in the Spring of 2021.
Makenna is a huge music fanatic, especially showing love for country music. She loves the outdoors, hiking and kayaking. Makenna sees the good in all situations and strives for success.
We are excited to have Makenna as a part of the Caldwell Chamber Team!
Member Relations Intern
Business Development Intern