Melissa Wheeler, IOM
Program & Operations Manager
Melissa Wheeler, IOM, began her Chamber staff role in June 2011 as the Program & Operations Manager. Serving on the senior management team, Melissa coordinates many of the Chamber’s major events such as: Texas State Forest Festival, Annual Chamber Banquet and Meeting, Women’s Networking Luncheons, Forest Country Job Fair, Neches River Rendezvous, Tee It Up for Teachers Golf Tournament, Small Business of the Year Awards, Business Hall of Fame and Total Resource Campaign. In addition, she assists and serves as a liaison for the Annual Expo Anniversary Party and Angelina County Fair. Along with many local organization affiliations, she serves as a board member for the statewide organization Texas Festivals and Events Association. Her degree, Bachelor of Business Administration, is from Stephen F. Austin State University. Melissa and her husband, Terry, have three children. As a family, they enjoy the outdoors, hunting, fishing, watersports, camping and athletic sports.