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Hibbler promoted to Southaven Chamber assistant director

Photo: Shawntel Hibbler, new Southaven Chamber of Commerce assistant director. (Courtesy photo)

The Southaven Chamber of Commerce has announced the promotion of Shawntel Hibbler to Assistant Director. Hibbler officially stepped into the role on Feb. 16. 

“I am deeply honored and grateful for the opportunity to serve as Assistant Director of the Southaven Chamber,” Hibbler said. “This promotion is not​ only a testament to the unwavering support of our dedicated team but also a reflection of the vibrant business community we are privileged to serve. I look forward to continuing our collaborative efforts, fostering economic growth, and empowering local businesses as we navigate the tremendous growth opportunities in Southaven.”

Shawntel Hibbler (Courtesy photo)

Hibbler is a native of the Bronx, New York, is married to her husband Jarvis, and they have four children. 

She has a background in Business Management from the University of Maryland Global Campus and has lived in the Mid-South for four years, three of them residing in Walls. 

Executive Director Debbie King said Hibbler has a passion and drive that is unstoppable.  

“Shawntel loves people and loves to learn; she has a grace and elegance about her that allows her to command a room,” King said. “I am excited to work alongside her and assist her in discovering and refining leadership skills as she learns this new role; she is poised for greatness and plays a vital role in the success of the Chamber.”

The Southaven Chamber remains passionate and determined to be a resource to its members and to the mission of the Chamber to champion the future of the business community.