Our Team

 

President

Demika Jackson

VP Internal Affairs

Arthur Bides

Director of Committee Engagement

Alfreda Boney

Treasurer

Steven Johnson

Director of Information Technology

Sam Lee

Director of Public Relations & Marketing

Dr. Wendy Norfleet

Director of Membership

Lynn Geiser

Chaplain

Tayden Haile

Director of Government Affairs

Katie Chorbak

Secretary

Ophelia Simmons

President

Demika Jackson

VP Internal Affairs

Arthur Bides

Director of Committee Engagement

Alfreda Boney

Treasurer

Steven Johnson

Director of Information Technology

Sam Lee

Director of Public Relations & Marketing

Dr. Wendy Norfleet

Dr. Wendy Norfleet is the CEO and founder of Norfleet Integrated Solutions (NIS). NIS specializes in working with clients to provide strategic solutions that include training and development, executive coaching, and business consulting. Wendy is a published author and holds life coach, leadership development and career development certifications. She was one of Jacksonville Business Journal Women of Influence 2020 and has been named as one of the Small Business Leaders of the Year for 2021. Wendy is a graduate of Wayne State University (Ph.D., Instructional Technology), University of Detroit Mercy (M.S., Computer Information Systems), and Detroit College of Business (B.S., Computer Information Systems). Wendy is active in the Jacksonville community, mentor for Take Stock in Children, serves on the board of directors for several nonprofit organizations, adjunct professor for Florida State College of Jacksonville and LeTourneau University, and is the host of “On A Mission”. 

Director of Membership

Lynn Geiser

Chaplain

Tayden Haile

Director of Government Affairs

Katie Chorbak

Secretary

Ophelia Simmons

Message from our President

Welcome to the Jacksonville Veterans Chamber of Commerce, Inc!

Whether you are a transitioning active-duty member, new veteran business owner or military family, we are glad you are interested in learning more about what we have to offer! The Northeast Florida/Southeast Georgia areas are thriving communities that include diverse industries, public and private education sources, engaged city and county governments and a very active veteran community. The Jacksonville Veterans Chamber of Commerce serves as a catalyst of these veteran communities by uniting member businesses, community partners, educational institutions, and government agencies. We focus on the transition of all our nation’s veterans by providing access to employment, education, and business opportunities.

The JaxVCC invites you to join our organization with the understanding that our main purpose is to help you, our veteran business owners, spouses, and dependents. We are here to serve by creating opportunities, through advocacy, and initiatives towards economic prosperity. Working together promotes a stronger voice; One Team, One Purpose!  We are here to serve the veteran community and be your champions within Northeast Florida/Southeast Georgia. We will continue to strive towards excellence through integrity within our pillars of support.

Let’s support local veteran business ownership and reinvest in our communities!

 

Sincerely,

Demika Jackson

President JaxVCC