About the Chamber

Welcome to the Elgin Chamber of Commerce:

Our Mission

We are committed to promoting the civic, educational, historical, cultural and general interest of the City of Elgin and surrounding area, to enhance the quality of life for all citizens within the community.

Our Vision

To create an environment that encourages economic growth and enrichment of the City of Elgin and surrounding area by coordinating the efforts of its membership through action committees; to present Elgin as a benchmark community and model of excellence, exploring every means possible to achieve its goals while maintaining its unique historical heritage.

Our Values

To fulfill our mission and vision we value:  Quality, Unity, Empowerment, Service and Teamwork.

Chamber Member Benefits

The Elgin Chamber of Commerce is committed to promoting and serving our business members.

Member benefits include but are not limited to:

  • Listing in our Visitor’s Guide/Membership Directory/Website
  • Monthly luncheons for networking opportunities.  (First Thursday of the Month) updates on chamber businesses and informative programs
  • Referrals to customers calling, e-mailing, writing the Chamber for business information
  • Brochure/Flyer Display at the Chamber office for promoting business members
  • Opportunities to distribute your Business information for local Block Parties
  • Weekly e-mail updates on Chamber news and upcoming events
  • Business Expo – Chamber sponsored Trade Show to promote Business members
  • Business After Hours – quarterly event providing networking and socializing for members
  • Opportunities to get involved in the Community through involvement in committees sponsored by the Chamber of Commerce; Membership, Tourism, Special Events, Education and Community Development.

Click on the link below to display and print the current membership application.  The document is in Adobe Acrobat® format.  If you have the Adobe Acrobat reader, the document can be downloaded or viewed in your browser.

Membership Application Link

2018 Officers and Directors

Chris Cannon  Chairman Cannon Insurance
Bryan Bracewell , Chairman-Elect Southside Market & BBQ
Brad Carter , Vice-Chairman State Farm Insurance
Ed Rivers,Treasurer Independence Title Company
Dusty Kaldecek, Past Chairman First National Bank
Thomas Mattis City of Elgin
Jodi Duron Elgin ISD
Beth Walterscheidtl Evergreen Farms
Eileen Niswander Yegua Creek Farms
Ron Jay Ron Jay Painting
Betsy Erwin  Austin Community College
Rebekah Altmiller Frontier Bank of Texas
Phillip Thomas Journey Church
Bubba Snowden Bastrop County Commissioner
Chad Tywater HEB
Kevin Wright Elgin Courier
Bob Haisler Elgin High School
Lexy Graham Rainey Real Estate
Stacey Gruetzner Acme Brick
Brad Carter State Farm Insurance  
Candace Elliott Edward Jones
Tim Schultz Bluebonnet Electric Cooperative

Elgin Chamber of Commerce Contact Information

P.O. Box 408 , Elgin TX  78621 (Physical address: 114 Central Avenue)
Phone 512-285-4515   Fax 512-281-3393

Contact Name:  Gena Carter, President
Email:  genacarter@elgintxchamber.com

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