Great turn out for Wild Rose Events and Floral design!! Congrats to Domonie Mattson, you and your staff have done an amazing job!! And welcome to Providence Place Bridal Boutique as Royse City’s first pop-up store!! We wish you both years of prosperity and happiness!!! Located at 616 E Lamar St, Royse City, TX 75189.
Welcome to the Royse City Chamber community!
Royse City Chamber February “Board Member Spotlight” is Leslie Wilson of Rockwall and Royse City Urgent Care.
Leslie has been the Marketing Director for Rockwall Urgent Care since they opened in April 2010. A Rockwall resident since 1993, Leslie had been involved in a variety of organizations, including Rockwall HeartChase, Team Promise Makers and Rockwall Christian Writers.
Personally, she’s been active with PTA, RHHS boosters, MOPS, and Moms in Prayer. She and her family are long-time members of Lake Pointe Church, where Leslie has taught children’s and youth classes. Leslie loves to speak and tell stories to audiences large and small. She’s also a published author, former newspaper columnist, ghostwriter, and freelance editor.
Leslie and Bret, married since August of 1988, have three children: Charlie (24), a UT Houston medical student who’s married to Lindsy, a teacher, Molly (21), a psychology major at Dallas Baptist, and Reese (20), who is studying economics at Vanderbilt. Leslie enjoys hanging out with her family, snow skiing, playing board games, watching Sherlock or just talking. Bret and Leslie enjoy finding rustic and industrial elements at Canton (or on the side of the road) and re-purposing them into amazing new furniture pieces.
Welcome to the Royse City Chamber Board!
This month’s “Ambassador Spotlight” is on Rose Hayden of Hunt Regional Healthcare.
Rose has worked for Hunt Regional Healthcare for four years where she is the Employer Relations Specialist, which she says is “the best job at the hospital, but the hardest job to explain.”
She enjoys her duties as an Ambassador for the Royse City Chamber of Commerce as well as the Greenville Chamber. She serves on the Lone Oak ISD Education Foundation Board of Directors, is a Rotarian, and has been an Altrusan for over 13 years with the Altrusa International of Greenville, TX club. She is a graduate of the 2015 Hunt County Leadership class.
Rose attended Berkner High School in Richardson and The University of Texas at Austin.
She is married to Terry Hayden, whom is an Allstate Insurance agent in Royse City. They have two kids, Chasity 23 and Andrew 13, and two very slobbery boxers.
Her hobbies include reading and watching whatever sport her kids are playing.
Welcome to the Royse City Chamber Ambassador Program!
Rockwall Escape Rooms, located at 2233 Ridge Rd. Ste. 101, Ribbon Cutting held on Wednesday, January 17th. If you are looking for something for most ages in a group setting or just a few people that can get you to think on your feet, problem solve and have fun then this is the place to be!
We welcome Rockwall Escape Rooms to the Chamber Community.
Cardinal Financial recently joined the Chamber, but Hudson Financial Group, On Pointe Properties and USHEALTH Advisors all have this newest location, 520 S. Houston Street, Royse City, 75189 in addition to their other locations! Ribbon cutting was held on Jan. 12, 2018. They have everything from Health and Life Insurance to Real Estate and Mortgage Lending. Serving all areas!
We welcome Cardinal Financial to the Chamber Community.
UPDATE regarding Royse City Chamber Luncheon:
Due to the school delay across the county which affects our caterers, plus the extreme cold, we have made the decision to cancel the Chamber luncheon. If you have purchase your admission in advance it will carry over into next month. Thank you and be careful out there!
Karen Frederick has been in the financial services industry for over 25 years. She currently manages at Inwood National Bank in Rockwall.
As a longtime supporter of the Royse City community, Karen is serving on the Royse City Chamber Board of Directors for a second time. She also received the Royse City Chamber Volunteer of the Year award in 2011.
Karen lives in Rockwall and is a proud graduate of Rockwall Leadership Class of 2014. She also serves as Vice-President on the Board of the Boys & Girls Club of Rockwall County and Past- President of Friends of the Rockwall County Library.
She recently married her husband, Curtis Frederick in Sedona, Arizona on a hiking trail. They enjoy their time canoeing on local lakes and attending art events, especially since he is an emerging artist. Karen has 3 adult children, Devin, Marissa, and Wolfgang…along with her “bonus” children, Tyson and Christian.