Ambassadors of the Greater Bartow Chamber of Commerce serve as a volunteer-based extension of the Chamber. They provide a crucial link between the Chamber and its members, ensuring a positive relationship and maximum member benefit. Ambassadors assist in member retention, recruiting and mentoring of new members, and assisting at ribbon cuttings and Chamber events.  They consist of volunteers from the business community who donate their time and talents to the betterment of the Bartow Chamber and the Bartow Community.

Ambassadors for 2018 include a who’s who of Bartow, check them out.




Each year,  Delegates of the Greater Bartow Chamber of Commerce are eligible to become an “Official Greeter” by reaching goals in membership sales and retention of members. Those who move up become Ambassadors, and receive the coveted Red Jacket as the symbol of determination and dedication to the Bartow Chamber membership.

Delegate members for 2018 include:

  • Valerie Alfredson of Evolve Contracting, Inc
  •  Wendy Hall of CenterState Bank
  • Len Jordan of Madrid Engineering Group, Inc
  • Kim Little of CrossWired Electric
  • Sherrie McCollough of the Polk County Board of County Commissioners
  • Carla Meeks of Homes by Carla
  • Steve Steiner, Writer
  • April Williams of Clerk of Courts