• Staff

  • Ray Hernández
    IOM  President

    Ray is a graduate with Honors from Southwest Texas State University. He also received his Economic Development Training from Texas A & M College Station Extension office. He is a Leadership training graduate with Honors (Innovation 88) at University of Texas-Austin LBJ of Public Affairs, and received his Institute of Organizational Management (IOM) certification through the United States Chamber of Commerce at Loyola Marymount University.

    He formerly served as an Executive Board Member for the Texas Chamber of Commerce Executives and as a Board Regent of West Institute of Organizational Management (Los Angeles) for the United States Chamber of Commerce. He currently serves as a Board Member of the Association of Chamber of Commerce Executives which serves more than 7,500 chamber of commerce professionals, 1,300 chambers of commerce and hundreds of other businesses and organizations, like convention and visitors bureaus and economic development organizations. He also serves as the Chair of the 2025 Advisory Board for the City of Lewisville, as a member of the Business Development Team for Lewisville ISD, Executive Board Member of Lewisville ISD Education Foundation, Lewisville Noon Rotary and other professional and Civic Efforts.

     

    Rachel Gillespie
    Vice President

    Rachel joins the Lewisville Area Chamber of Commerce with over nine years of experience working for and promoting small businesses. She has worked with nonprofit organizations to achieve fundraising goals, execute direct marketing initiatives, develop volunteer programs, and coordinate events. Rachel has also held leadership roles in the healthcare and hospitality industries where she focused on finance, human resources, and management. As a graduate of Liberty University, Rachel holds a Bachelor's degree in Business Marketing. Rachel is a board member with the non-profit charity Humbly I Serve. 

     

    Christina Nolen 
    Office Administator

    Christina joins the Chamber with more than 4 years of experience as an Administrator. She is a Red Cross volunteer. Christina attended Texas Woman’s University where she studied Government.  She enjoys photography, travel, cooking, and giving back to the community.      

     

    Alannah Domangue
    Event Specialist

    Alannah joins the Lewisville Area Chamber of Commerce with over four years of experience as a public relations specialist. With a heart for community and small businesses, she has worked with a number of organizations as a public relations manager, social media strategist, content developer and event coordinator. Her previous experience with the Galveston Regional Chamber of Commerce led her to Lewisville as part of the team. Alannah holds a Bachelor's degree in Mass Communications/Public Relations from the University of Mary Hardin-Baylor. 

     

    Jamila Stewart
    Public Relations Intern

    Jamila joined the team after graduating from the University of North Texas with a Bachelors degree in Print Journalism, through which she acquired her knowledge of public relations. Outside of the Chamber, Jamila also holds a leadership role at a small women's clothing boutique in Denton. 

     

    Tori Romer
    Graphic Design Intern

    Tori joins the Chamber as a junior year graphic design student at the University of North Texas. While she is not working at the Chamber, she spends her time nannying children and creating commission work.

      

     

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