YCRC is more than just your typical membership organization. We work hard to provide unique programs and resources that assist local business owners and enhance our community. The York County Regional Chamber is made up of nearly 900 businesses and organizations from Fort Mill, Rock Hill, Tega Cay and York, and is accredited through the CACCE. YCRC is operated by an able and friendly staff, is governed by volunteer boards and councils made up of strong, diverse, and business-savvy community leaders.
Our Regional Board
Wes Tuttle, The Tuttle Company
Shaun Barnes, Comporium
April Simpkins, Questco
Jan Martin, Domtar
Kevin Blackwood - South State Bank
Tyson Blanton - Duke Energy
David Buist - Ferrara Buist, LLC
Alicia Campbell - Atrium Health
Barry Duncan - York Co Natural Gas Authority
Porter Gable - York Electric Cooperative, Inc
Zander Galloway, Peoples First Insurance
Joel Hamilton - Schiller & Hamilton Law Firm
James Jeter - Skyla Credit Union
Nicki Nash - Founders Federal Credit Union
Meredith Neely - Rock Hill Coca Cola Bottling Co.
Mark Nosacka - Piedmont Medical Center
Brian Oerding - Carowinds
Dr. Edward Serna - Winthrop University
David Williams - Williams & Fudge, Inc.
President & CEO
Senior Vice President
Vice President of Talent and Workforce Development
Celeste Tiller works to address workforce needs impacting business development, retention and economic growth across York County. She serves as a connector between educators and employers to build a sustainable talent pipeline for our region.
Director of Programs & External Affairs
Mark Pursley manages all of our regional events, provides support to programs related to leadership development, member engagement, and advocacy; and directs our DEI Initiative. He also works to build closer working relationships between our members and local government officials.
Director of Organizational Advancement
Kathy Grier builds and maintains relationships with all members of our business community and, in order to ensure our long-term success, she also manages our 501(c)3 Foundation. From large manufacturers to hometown retailers, Kathy will help you find your place with the chamber.
Office Manager & Member Relations Specialist
Casey Clark keeps the chamber running day-to-day and assists our team with various projects and events. She is an expert in finding just the right resources in and around York County for various guests of the Chamber including our members and volunteers, businesses looking to expand in our community, and other visitors to the area.