The Nashville LGBT Chamber of Commerce Announces the Resignation of CEO, Lisa Howe
After six years of remarkable growth, the LGBT Chamber’s first full-time employee to step down in August
NASHVILLE, TN - - Ron Snitker, President of the Board of Directors of the Nashville LGBT Chamber of Commerce has announced the resignation of Lisa Howe, the organization’s CEO. Snitker wrote to LGBT Chamber members saying, “We are disappointed to see Lisa go after helping lead the LGBT Chamber during a transformative time for Nashville, the LGBT Chamber and the LGBT community. The Board and I wish Lisa well as she returns to her hometown of Dallas, Texas, where her wife, Wendy, has accepted a position at the Episcopal School of Dallas.”
The LGBT Chamber has achieved some of its most significant accomplishments under Ms. Howe’s leadership:
Ms. Howe will stay in her role with the LGBT Chamber until August to continue serving the members, working with stakeholders, and helping with the transition. The Board of Directors intends to undertake a competitive job search as the Nashville economy continues to grow and the city becomes increasingly diverse.
About the LGBT Chamber
The Nashville LGBT Chamber of Commerce advances common business interests, economic development, and equality in the workplace for its LGBT members, businesses, and allies by providing networking, educational, and community building opportunities. www.nashvillelgbtchamber.org