Matthews Young Professionals ''MYPro''
Matthews Young Professionals ''MYPro'' is an optional program and open to the 21-39 age group of both Chamber Members and Non-Chamber Members. Membership is per person, not per company. Membership is paid annually, every January. Fees are not prorated. NONChamber members can click on the JOIN tab at www.matthewschamber.org to join this MYPro program and have credit card ready for $50 payment. Chamber Members can login to your Chamber account and pay $25 (Settings, Billing, Make a Payment) and we will add you to this program. The Pentagon Group and Weaver/Budd Attorneys are the 2 Title Sponsors for 2018.
Jennifer Anthony is a graduate from The University of North Carolina at Charlotte with a Bachelor’s of Science in Business Administration majoring in Finance. She also holds a Master’s degree in Business Administration from Wingate University. Jennifer joined Novant Health in 2005 and is presently over Operational Finance for Novant Health Matthews Medical Center. Having been raised in the Matthews community and now having a career in Matthews as well, Jennifer naturally enjoys being greatly involved throughout the Matthews area.
Town of Matthews
Asst. Town Manager
Becky Hawke is the assistant town manager for the Town of Matthews and has served in local government management for the past 12 years. As assistant town manager she works on special projects and oversees the Town’s communications, economic development, finance, human resources, IT, and risk management departments and related programming. Becky has B.A. and M.S. degrees in communication studies, holds a graduate certificate in human resources management, and is a member of the International City/County Management Association (ICMA). In addition to her role with the Chamber, Becky serves as a member of the Matthews HELP Center Board of Directors. She is also an active volunteer with two dog rescue organizations.
Lisa KolkmannCommittee Member
Atlas Chiropractic & Wellness
Chiropractor / Co-Owner / CEO
Dr. Drew Morris is part owner and CEO of Atlas Chiropractic with his wife Dr. Mary Shafer. He grew up in a small community of Grottoes, VA. After graduating from high school he attended Bridgewater College where he earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Allied Health and exercise Science. He then moved to St. Louis, MO to attend Logan College of Chiropractic where he earned his doctorate of chiropractic and masters of sports science and rehabilitation. While at Logan he had the opportunity to work with many different types of amateur and collegiate athletes on and off the field. While earning his Doctorate and Masters degree, Dr. Drew also attended numerous technique seminars where he became certified in chiropractic acupuncture.