Starke Business Services Team:
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- Pam Whittle – President / CEO
- DeAnna Adams – Chief Financial Officer
- Susan Brown Norman – Business Services Representative
As the President / CEO of North Florida Regional Chamber of Commerce, Pam serves as a local business representative for Bradford, Union and SW Clay Counties. She promotes, informs and educates local businesses on the services available to them through the North Florida Regional Chamber of Commerce and CareerSource NCFL. In doing so, Pam assists businesses with their employment needs.
Pam has over 10 years experience working with the Chamber and workforce in a variety of different capacities. She is executive assistant to the Bradford County Tourist Development Council, executive assistant to the Bradford County Development Authority, director of the Main Street Starke, Inc. board, supervisor of the Bradford County Soil and Water Conservation Board, a board member of the North Florida Economic Development Partnership and a member of several school advisor councils in Bradford County.
As the North Florida Regional Chamber of Commerce Chief Financial Officer, DeAnna oversees all aspects of the finances. Her responsibilities include the financial accounts and records, accounts receivable, accounts payable, purchases and human resources. Other tasks include budget planning, preparation of all financial reports, compiling job orders requests for employers, registering and maintaining Family Board Association Tests (FBAT) records, and coordinating informational forums for employers regarding organizational planning.
DeAnna is a notary public and certified grant writer. She is also the Main Street Program Manager for Main Street Starke, Inc. She is an assistant to CEO Pam Whittle for the Bradford County Economic Development Board and the Bradford County Tourist Development Council meetings.
As a Business Services Representative for North Florida Regional Chamber of Commerce, Susan works directly with employers to post quality job postings on Employ Florida Marketplace (EFM) and match qualified applicants to those jobs. Through an orientation process, Susan develops relationships with employers, human resources departments and business owners by helping them to meet their hiring needs. In addition, she provides Correctional Officer/Police Exams and works with North Florida Regional Chamber of Commerce to assist new businesses looking to move to the area. Susan also works with MainStreet Starke during annual events to provide additional exposure for CareerSource NCFL.
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