2019 Board Members
Updated of 2/26/2019

Member NamePositionBusiness NamePositionRepresentingCounty Email Address
JB (Joe) McCalebPresidentLongview, TexasRetired Police ChiefLongviewGreggjbmccaleb@hotmail.com
Bonnie Geddie1st Vice President
Henderson Area Chamber of CommerceExecutive DirectorHendersonRuskbonnie.geddie@hendersontx.com
Bennie "Ben" Middlebrooks Jr2nd Vice PresidentRusk, TexasRetiredRuskCherokeebenmiddlebrooks@gmail.com
 Brian "B" Gooding Secretary Cypress Bank - Pittsburg TexasPresidentPittsburgCamp bgooding@cypressbanktx.com
Andrew HawkesEast Texas Police Chief Association Ad hoc member Jacksonville Police DepartmentPolice  ChiefJacksonvilleCherokeeandrew.hawkes@jacksonvilletx.org
Wayne IsbellFounder, 
Past President, and Treasurer
Mount Pleasant Police DepartmentPolice ChiefMount PleasantTituswisbell@mpcity.org
Charles D Lewis "CD"Board MemberTexas Bank and TrustService RepKilgoreRuskcdlewis3@outlook.com
Bob WallisBoard MemberPittsburg, TexasRetiredPittsburgCampbwallistcc@aol.com
Courtney Smith Board MemberTexas Senate - Senator Bryan Hughes OfficeDistrict DirectorRegionRegioncourtney.smith@senate.texas.gov
Gordon Settle Board MemberGSCO - Lewisville Texas Business Owner RegionRegiongsettle810@hotmail.com
Jey Yancey Board MemberGaranty Bank - Mount PleasantVice PresidentMount PleasantTitusjyancey@gnty.com
Jon HargettBoard MemberNovo NordiskExecutive SalesJacksonvilleCherokee jghargett@gmail.com
 John "Trey" Crim III Board Member Kilgore Texas Business Owner Kilgore Greggcrim3@yahoo.com
Kenny ByrdBoard MemberHenderson, TexasRetiredHendersonRusksailor8191@yahoo.com
Rick Strudthoff Board MemberPilgrim Bank - Mount PleasantPresidentMount PleasantTitusrstrudthoff@pilgrimbank.com
Kim HolcombBoard MemberAmerican National BankAssistant Vice PresidentMount PleasantTituskholcomb@anbmp.com
Nate SmithBoard MemberSmith and Smith LawAttorneySulphur SpringsHopkinsnate@smithandsmithlaw.com
Peggy ZimmermanBoard Member LE Spouse Survivor of Randy Zimmerman
Survivor - Gold Star MemberJacksonvilleCherokee pzimmerman216@yhahoo.com
Ronald SpradlinBoard MemberMayor of Kilgore  -  Owner East Texas LumberMayor and OwnerKilgoreGreggrespradlin3@gmail.com
Stephen StrongBoard MemberSign Express--Owner OwnerHenderson Ruskstephen@signexpress.net