HARRISONBURG, VA – Susan Spears, President & CEO of the Fredericksburg Regional Chamber of Commerce was installed as the President of the Virginia Association of Chamber of Commerce Executives (VACCE) on June 21 during the VACCE Annual Membership Meeting in Harrisonburg. Receiving the gavel from outgoing president, Frank Tamberrino, Ms. Spears will serve as president for the 2018-19 term.
As President of the association, she will preside over the VACCE Board meetings, and she will represent VACCE on the Virginia Chamber’s Board of Directors. Ms. Spears has over 13 years of experience in the Chamber of Commerce industry and was named President & CEO of the Fredericksburg Regional Chamber in 2010.
VACCE is an alliance of chamber professionals representing large and small chambers of commerce from localities throughout the state. VACCE strives to develop the professional skills of chamber executives, staff and volunteer leaders. The Association also provides a forum for integrating the work of the local chambers of commerce to contribute to the growth and development not only of local communities but also to our Commonwealth.