Edmond Chamber Senior Vice President and CFO Named Outstanding Chamber Leader

Posted by Rachel on 11/13/2015

Sherry Jordan has been named Outstanding Chamber Leader of 2015 by the Oklahoma Chamber of Commerce Executives. Jordan is the senior vice president and chief financial officer for the Edmond Chamber of Commerce.

This award recognizes a chamber staff member who has performed exceptional work for their local chamber and community. Jordan received the award November 5 during the annual O.C.C.E. convention in Oklahoma City.

 O.C.C.E. Chairman Wes Smithwick called the award a significant honor.

 “Being named an Outstanding Chamber Leader is a tremendous honor among our peers in the chamber industry,” Smithwick said. “This award signifies countless hours of work above and beyond the scope of daily operations on behalf of the chamber and community.”

 During the past 11 years, Jordan has guided the Edmond Chamber to a strong financial position, implemented a new membership database, modernized human resource management and implemented the Member Rewards Program.

“We are pleased that Sherry was honored by our statewide professional organization,” said Ken Moore, President & CEO of the Edmond Area Chamber of Commerce.

“She does an amazing job at the chamber, is respected by our volunteers and is always eager to suggest activities that would benefit our organization. In my opinion, this is well deserved recognition.”

Jordan has overseen the growth of the chamber’s Total Resource Campaign by more than 100 percent in the last four years. She also led the organization’s accreditation efforts in 2005, 2010 and 2015, culminating in a prestigious five-star rating from the U.S. Chamber of Commerce in 2015.

The Edmond Area Chamber of Commerce is the voice for business. We enhance economic opportunity and quality of life in Edmond. The Edmond Chamber is a hundred year-old, 1,000 member organization working together to promote economic vitality and quality of life in the community. For more information on the Edmond Area Chamber of Commerce, please visit our website at www.edmondchamber.com, or contact Rachel Martin, Vice President – Communications & Marketing, at 405-341-2808 or email at [email protected].