Chamber announcing hiring of new chief financial officer
The Decatur-Morgan County Chamber of Commerce today announced the hiring of Tamara Carlson of Ninnekah, Okla, as chief financial officer effective Monday, Nov. 30. Carlson is replacing Leissa Chittam as CFO, who is retiring in January.
Carlson currently serves as the director of business retention and director of operations for the Chickasha Economic Development Council in Chickasha, Okla. She previously served as office administrator for the Chickasha Chamber of Commerce, and prior to that as vice president and head of trust operations for First National Bank and Trust Company, also in Chickasha.
Carlson has a bachelor of science degree in business administration from the University of Science and Arts of Oklahoma, is a graduate of the Cannon Financial Institute at the University of Notre Dame, and is a graduate of the Institute of Organizational Management – a four-year chamber industry professional development certification program – in Oklahoma City.
The Carlson family will reside in Decatur.