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 taken charge as Membership Services Director and is diligently taking care of our new members, as well as meeting the needs of our existing members. Faith was initially hired as a temporary employee, but quickly made herself invaluable to the Chamber and has helped further our mission by providing excellent customer service. Faith is currently working towards completing her undergraduate work at Caldwell Community College and Technical Institute. We are excited to have such a gifted and talented individual at the Chamber.
Director of Event Services
Becky leads the planning, coordination, and execution of all Chamber events and serves as the Festival Director for the NC Blackberry Festival. After completing her Walt Disney World College Program, Becky graduated from Appalachian State University with a degree in Hospitality and Tourism Management accompanied by a minor in Recreation Management. Her passion for events and her eye for detail is critical for our team to make sure that all our events go off flawlessly. Becky was instrumental in the creation and launch of our NEW F.U.E.L Caldwell Young Professionals Network. She strives to use events to connect people, create memories, and help our members be the best they can be.
Community Information Specialist
Libby is the most seasoned staff member at the Caldwell Chamber and brings a level of expertise and experience that makes her a truly invaluable member of our team. With over 10 years of Visitor Center experience, Libby offers expert information on the communities in Caldwell County. Raised in Caldwell County, Libby provides knowledge and valuable input to the Chamber's program of work.
Shakira (Kira) Ramseur is a Public Relations professional, who graduated from North Carolina A&T State University in December 2018. Her time at NC A&T State University allowed her to excel in, PR and News writing, Publication and Design Layouts, Photojournalism, and Photography. In addition to those things, she has experience in using Adobe Suite, and coordinating events.
Kira is a former student at Caldwell Community College and Technical Institute where she received her Nurse Aide certification and she is a graduate of West Caldwell High School. She has always aspired to work in Community Relations with non-profit organizations, while in college she worked with The Salvation Army boys and girls club.
She is thrilled to now be working in a part-time role at the Caldwell Chamber of Commerce, as a Communication Specialist, putting her aspirations into fruition. Kira has a short-term goal of, hopefully, becoming full-time at the Caldwell Chamber and getting more involved with F.U.E.L Caldwell’s mentoring program as it comes into fulfillment, as she has a passion for children. In her free time, she enjoys watching Marvel Entertainment productions and writing spoken word/poetry.