Jody Hawkins has been named Membership Director of the Jacksonville Chamber of Commerce.

Her primary responsibilities will include developing and implementing programs to benefit Chamber members, maintaining the membership database and financial records, and coordinating Chamber publications.

She has two children, Erin and Shane. The Chamber staff includes Denise Royster, secretary/receptionist and Amy Mattison, CEO.

"The Chamber Board is enthusiastic about expanding our programming and outreach, and having me concentrate on economic development. Our hope is that we will find someone who loves this city and will be as eager to meet the Chamber’s goals as the rest of us," Mattison said.