Meet the board & Staff

Office Staff

Kamla Long

Executive Director

Allow me to introduce myself as the Executive Director for the Avon Park Chamber of Commerce. Having worked in diverse organizations from real estate to event planning to post secondary administration, I bring a strong drive to lead a project and engage others in a collaborative vision. As a previous business owner, a certified leadership development coach, I am equipped and ready for the opportunities ahead. I need your help and ask for your partnership to bring revitalization to Avon Park and subsequently Highlands County.

Kamla Long can be reached at (941)321-9222,

Board Members

Tina Thompson

Business Development Director

Justin Williams

Board Treasurer
Heartland National Bank

Bill Jarrett

Owner, Jarrett Ford

Corey Allain

Controller, Nucor Steel Florida

Ramona Washington

Publisher & Executive Editor Highlands News Sun

Penny Herman

Regional Practice Manager, AdventHealth

Lisa Hicks Waggoner

Hicks Oil - Owner

Melissa Kuehnle

Director of Institutional Comm. SFSC
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