Gallatin Area Chamber of Commerce Staff

Meet the Gallatin Chamber Team


Kim Myers began work with the Gallatin Area Chamber of Commerce in November 2013 and was named Executive Director in February 2015.

Calling Gallatin home since 2000, Kim is a graduate of Gallatin High School and Middle Tennessee State University, where she received a Bachelor's Degree in Organizational Communication. Kim completed her second and final year of Tennessee Chamber of Commerce Executives Institute in March 2015 as well as her first of four years of U.S. Chamber of Commerce Institute of Organizational Management in July 2015

Kim is a graduate of the Leadership Sumner program and she currently serves on the Leadership Sumner Youth Board of Directors as well as Sumner County Tourism Board of Directors and the Gala at Cragfont Planning Committee. Kim is actively involved in her church, GodWhy, where she is the lead four year-old teacher.

Kim considers herself to be a lifelong learner, has a niche for event planning, and is passionate about small business as well as local growth and development. When Kim is not spreading the local love around Gallatin, she enjoys spending time just about anywhere with her fiancé, Ryan and his son, Hayden, and their hound dog, Georgia.

Kim can be reached at or 615-452-4000 or 615-516-0232.         


Zena Rodgers Parks began work with the Gallatin Area Chamber of Commerce in February 2007 as Assistant Director and was named Director of Operations in November 2014.

Zena is a lifelong resident of Gallatin, contributing a wealth of knowledge of the community to the Chamber and its visitors. Zena completed her training in the Tennessee Chamber of Commerce Executives Institute in March of 2009.

She has served as Vice President of Historic Cragfont and on the Board of Directors for the Friends of the Gallatin Downtown Library. She currently serves on the Board of Directors for Greater Gallatin, Inc. Zena was also active in the Junior Service League of Gallatin where she served on the Fundraising committee, the Board of Directors, as Secretary and President in 2009-2010. In 2007 she won the Junior Service League's President's Award.

In addition to her community involvement, Zena is quite the craftsman with her fabulously designed jewelry pieces. She enjoys attending live sporting events as well as a variety of musical performances in and around the Nashville area. Zena loves to travel and is always looking forward to her next adventure.

Zena can be reached at or 615-452-4000


Claire Rodgers, Marketing and Events Assistant, began working with the Gallatin Area Chamber of Commerce in March of 2015.    

Born and raised in Sumner County, Claire graduated from Beech High School in 2008 before continuing her education at the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga. She graduated in 2012 with a Bachelor’s of Science in Psychology. During her time in Chattanooga, Claire was involved with Make-a-Wish Foundation, Lead UTC leadership camp, and volunteered as a mentor for elementary school students.

She firmly believes that one’s education is never complete and is eager to further her knowledge of small business and community development through opportunities the Chamber presents. Claire is lifelong member of St. John Vianney Catholic Church, an avid reader, and is passionate about international travel.

Claire can be reached at or 615-452-4000