Our Team

Melissa Driver

Executive Director
melissa@brevardncchamber.org
828.883.3701

Sara Schmidt

Marketing & Membership Manager
chamber@brevardncchamber.org
828.883.3707

Rachel Cassell

Visitor Center Coordinator
info@brevardncchamber.org
828.883.3700

Sally Burnett

Visitor Center Coordinator
info@brevardncchamber.org
828.883.3700

Daughn Connarn

Weekend Visitor Center Support

Dany Ray

Weekend Visitor Center Support

Board of Directors

The activities of the Chamber are overseen by a Board of Directors, consisting of 15 elected members and 5 ex officio members, who represent strategic partners. Click here for a full list of Board Members and the Executive Committee.


Visitor Center Volunteers


We are fortunate to have over twenty amazing individuals serving as ambassadors to all those who come to the Brevard/Transylvania Visitor Center. Through a foundation of incredible life experiences and a love for our area, they graciously provide helpful and interesting information to ensure that locals and visitors are aware of all of the things that make Transylvania County so special. If you are interested in joining this group, please contact Sally Burnett at 828-883-3700 or sally@brevardncchamber.org.