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.
January 2018 “Ambassador Spotlight” is Jennifer Johnson (Maxwell) with American National Bank.
Jennifer has been active in the Royse City/Rockwall communities for over 13 years now and is proud to be an ambassador for the Royse City Chamber. She’s been in the banking industry for over 12 years and is currently a mortgage loan officer for American National Bank. She’s a member of the Rockwall Professional Women’s Alliance & the Rockwall Chamber. She serves on the board of directors for the Royse City ISD Education Foundation, and Parker Foundation for Health & Happiness & is a former board member for the Rockwall Boys & Girls Club. She’s also a graduate of Leadership Rockwall. She loves volunteering and raising money for a good cause & her favorites are Relay for Life and Cars for Casa. She recently married her amazing husband Tom and they have four children and two granddaughters. Jennifer also is a local photographer who enjoys taking family and wedding photos. In her down time Jennifer says she works so she can go on cruises J Cruise number 12 is already booked for this coming October!
We are proud to have Jennifer as part of the Royse City Chamber community.
This past October we had our annual MicroFest Event which a portion of the funds were donated to the restoration of the Historic Calaboose. Thank you to Vivian Brown with Rockwall Happenings for her leadership in overseeing Microfest. We received over $1000.00 and have been able to start part of the project! We are forever grateful!
Pictured left to right: Vanessa Stahl, Vivian Brown & Julia Bryant
December’s “Ambassador Spotlight” is Tony Lyons of Fitness Foundation, LLC.
Tony Lyons is the founder of Fitness Foundation, LLC, a local gym and complete source for your health and fitness needs. He has been a personal trainer for over 16 years, with clients ranging from individuals with little to no fitness background to high performance athletes in peak physical health. He develops personalized fitness plans that enable each client at any fitness level to reach their health goals. Tony has repeatedly demonstrated that a successful fitness program is one that clients are engaged in and excited to participate in. Tony was elected to the Chamber of Commerce Board in 2017, where he is an ambassador to new businesses, ensuring they feel welcome in Royse City. He is also actively involved in the community as a Master Mason at the Royse City Masonic Lodge #663. Tony was raised in Crosby, TX and has lived in Royse City for the last 9 years.
We are happy to have Tony Lyons as part of the Royse City Chamber community.
Johnny Crenshaw, owner of Occasions at Stone River, stopped by to present a check to the Chamber! Occasions recently hosted a dinner theatre with a portion of the proceeds being donated back to the Historic Calaboose Restoration Project.
Thank you for your continued support!
Learn more about the Calaboose at http://roysecitychamber.com/royse-city/historic-calaboose/