RECENT NEWS

  • 2019 Annual Awards Banquet video with details! Join us on Saturday, February 23rd, 2019 from 6-9pm at Anna High School as we celebrate our Greater Anna Chamber members during our Annual Awards Banquet. Tickets $50 per person or $350 for table of 8. Prize donations......

  • Please view our flyer to learn more about our New Year Suite Special at the Allen Event Center....

  • On Wednesday, January 9th, 2019 the Greater Anna Chamber, Melissa Area Chamber and McKinney Chamber members gathered together to celebrate the ribbon-cutting ceremony for Randolph-Brooks Federal Credit Union (RBFCU). This financial cooperative is intent on helping its banking members save time, save money and earn......

  • During our 1st Networking Breakfast of 2019 we welcomed Mat Shaffer, Senior Trainer for Habitude Warrior International, to present to our members and guests. Mat is a transformational speaker and coach who has trained under and learned from world-renowned speakers and leaders including Tony Robbins. During......

  • All are welcome to join our fire department in the timeless tradition of pushing the fire truck in to the bay. This will happen on Saturday, January 12th, 2019 between 11am and 12pm at the Anna Fire Department. A fire engine “push  in” ceremony is......

  • The SafeWise Report Announces the 50 Safest Cities in Texas SafeWise releases annual 50 safest cities in Texas report—with 84% of them reporting less than one violent crime per 1,000 people. Date: November 14th, 2018 SafeWise names Seminole the safest city in Texas, with Fairview,......

  • Dr. Justin Craun Dr. Craun has served as senior pastor of New Life Anna since February 2016. He and his wife, Kellen, have a son and a daughter. Dr. Craun is also part of the Operations leadership team for the Raytheon Company. He has served......

  • Ruth Akana Ruth has two sons Hudson a freshman at Anna High School and Miles a 4th grader at Rattan Elementary. She and her Husband Matthew, take joy in serving Anna in various ways. Ruth enjoys volunteering her time at the chamber and as well......

  • Edward Lee, BSN, BS, RN Edward started his career in healthcare as an ER tech in 2002 after completing his CNA in his high school Health Sciences Program. Edward attended Texas A&M University where he received a Bachelor’s of Science in Poultry Science. While attending......

  • Jan Wheat, RN, MS, FNP-C Jan has been a member of the Chamber since 2014. She has been active in the community since opening her health care practice in Anna. She owns Anna Family Healthcare, a rapidly growing practice providing a wide range of services......

  • Lisa Biddle – Treasurer of the Board of Directors Lisa lives here in Anna with her husband, Henry. They have 4 children and 3 grandchildren. Lisa volunteers with Meals on Wheels. She serves on 2 committees for the West Crossing HOA. Lisa loves to spend......

  • Tiffany Terry – Secretary of the Board of Directors Tiffany has been in Anna her entire life. She is a graduate from Anna High School and has been an employee of Texas Star Bank since 2001. In that time, she has excelled in her field......

  • Pete Cain – Vice President of the Board of Directors Pete has been married to wife, Denise, for almost 29 years and is the father of 3 kids, Nick, Zack and Haley. He has one daughter-in-law, Jessica, and one future daughter-in-law, Melissa. Two granddaughters, Greyson......

  • Mike Mixson – President of the Board of Director Mike settled down in Anna in 2007 with his family: son Mikey 16, daughter Melissa 19, and his most awesome, wonderful, perfect wife (married 24 years this June!!!) Tricia Mixson. Mike served in the US Army......

  • To all interested applicants, there is now 1 (one) seat vacant on the Greater Anna Chamber of Commerce’s Board of Directors. We are taking applications until Friday, March 23rd, 2018. Please click here to view/download the Board of Directors application....

  • We had a wonderful time hosting the 10th Annual Awards Banquet on Saturday, Feb. 24th at Anna High School. The funds from this fundraiser will be used to offer scholarships to graduating Anna ISD students, as well as, to help with y{our} Anna Chamber’s daily......

  • We took over Mama Mia’s Pizzeria on Tuesday, Feb 20th for our 3rd Tuesday Networking Lunch. Taylor Willingham of The Willingham Law Firm, PC presented on the “New Tax Bill: Why You Should Restructure Your Business!” He addressed pros and cons of the 2018 tax......

  • We’ve moved! Check us out at our new location: 312 N Powell Pkwy (near Spurlock’s Malt Shop and Sudderth Real Estate)....

  • Eddie and Chrissy Gonzales live in Val Alstyne with their children, Ethan 15, Aaron 12 and Chloe 9.  Eddie was diagnosed in May 2017 with Stage 4 Brukitts Lymphoma – a rare form of cancer.  He has been undergoing intense chemo treatments which leave him......

  • Greater Anna Chamber Members Enjoy Amazing Prices for Theresa Caputo Live! The Experience Sunday, October 1 at 7:30 p.m. Allen Event Center _______ Theresa Caputo, from TLC’s his show, Long Island Medium, will be appearing live at Allen Event Center on Sunday, October 1 at 7:30pm. Theresa......

  • The SafeWise Report Announces the 50 Safest Cities in Texas The SafeWise Report released its “50 Safest Cities in Texas” report on June 5, 2017. To compile this report, SafeWise used the most recent FBI crime data from 2015 to analyze and rank these cities,......

  • The toughest sport on dirt comes to Allen Event Center on Sunday, August 6 when PBR Presents: The Silvano Alves Challenge in support of Boots for Troops. This premier bull riding event is part of the Real Time Pain Relief Velocity Tour division of the......

  • We are ready to get started on our new Anna Chamber directory which should be printed and delivered the first of July. This is our member exclusive directory that is mailed out to everyone in the 75409 zip code (personal residences, businesses and PO Box......

  • The week of February 27th to March 2nd y{our} chamber Executive Director, Kevin Hall, had the privilege of attending a National Incident Management System (NIMS) ICS 300 / 400 course training along with multiple fire, police and city employees. Here we learned about effective incident......

  • The Greater Anna Chamber of Commerce would like to announce the vacancy of 2 Board of Director positions.  The primary purposes of the Board of Directors is to ensure the organization is on track with regard to meeting its goals, as well as to craft......

  • We hosted the ribbon cutting ceremony for Panorama Language Services on Thursday, Nov. 17th at their new location inside In-Cube (312 Powell Pkwy, Anna, TX 75409). Panorama offers professional translations so that you can read, write and speak the target language to your audience. They......

  • Special thanks to Kyle Armstrong with Baylor Scott and White Medical Center- McKinney! He was the speaker at our most recent Multi-Chamber luncheon on Tuesday, October 4th, 2016 at Hurricane Creek Country Club. Kyle spoke about how we came about the President position with BSW,......

  • Our new directory, designed and printed by Creative Designs 14:7 has been delivered to the Chamber, as well as, in every mailbox in the Anna zip code. Special thanks for Stephen Finnerty at TriCity Graphic Design for allowing use to use some of his images......

  • The Greater Anna Chamber of Commerce is pleased to announce that after a rigorous interview process, Kevin Hall, has been named Executive Director. Kevin previously served as the Treasurer on the GACC Board of Directors and is excited about his new position with the Chamber.......

  • The rain couldn’t keep us from having a great time at the Annual GACC Golf Tournament. The sun peeked out for a bit and we were able to get a few puts in. Inside we gave away great prizes and enjoyed the company of our......