Fort Worth, TX — The Fort Worth Chamber today announced the appointment of Chelsea Griffith to the position of Vice President of Investor Relations. In this role, Griffith will lead the development and execution of fundraising strategy, working closely with current and potential investors to ensure the necessary resources to drive the Chamber's mission forward.
Griffith brings a wealth of local, regional, and national civic experience to her new role. Her most recent position was Chief of Staff to the Tarrant County Judge. Previously she served as Chief of Staff to the Fort Worth Mayor and City Council, and prior to that as an aide to Senator Kay Bailey Hutchison and the Senate Commerce Committee in Washington, D.C. Throughout her professional career, Griffith has demonstrated exceptional leadership and insight on policy matters and communications. Her strategic acumen has been instrumental in advancing critical initiatives in areas of importance to the Fort Worth community, such as transportation, economic development, public health, homelessness, and more.
“We’ve been fans of Chelsea, her successes and her commitment to community service for a long time,” said Steve Montgomery, Chamber President and CEO. “Her multifaceted experiences in the region and in local and national government uniquely position her to excel in her new role with our organization. With Chelsea's appointment, we are filled with enthusiasm and optimism for the continued success and growth of the Fort Worth Chamber of Commerce.”
“As a proud Texan and Tarrant County native, I look forward to diving in and supporting the mission of the Fort Worth Chamber of Commerce,” Griffith said. “This is truly a passion project for me — strengthening relationships and creating opportunities for collaboration and growth in our beloved city and throughout our region.”
Griffith currently serves on the Board of Directors for Union Gospel Mission of Tarrant County and the Board of Directors Executive Committee for Alliance for Children, where she also serves as vice president of governmental affairs. A lifelong Longhorn, Griffith received her Bachelor of Arts and Master of Public Affairs from the University of Texas at Austin.
Griffith will officially assume her role as Vice President of Investor Relations on October 9th, 2023.
For more information about the Fort Worth Chamber, please visit fortworthchamber.com.