• The St. Johns County Chamber of Commerce Foundation is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization with the mission to serve the entire community through leadership opportunities, workforce education and economic development programs. The foundation expands the chamber's mission by offering additional programming and philanthropy beyond the traditional business sector.  


  • Focus areas

    Leadership St. Johns

    A cornerstone program of the chamber for more than 20 years, Leadership St. Johns has cultivated and educated hundreds of business and government leaders on the challenges and opportunities facing our community. LSJ alumni are business and nonprofit leaders in numerous sectors, including local government, health care, engineering, public works and more. A primary goal of the Chamber Foundation is to create a permanent scholarship fund for Leadership St. Johns. Learn more about LSJ.

    Emergency relief fund

    The foundation will create an emergency relief fund for businesses to support recovery from natural disasters or economic downturns.

    Workforce development

    Through partnerships with local educational institutions, the foundation will support the development of a highly skilled workforce and the creation of an employment pipeline of local workers for St. Johns County businesses.

  • Chamber Foundation Board of Directors

    Cecil Gibson
    Ameris Bank

    Orville Dothage
    Northrop Grumman
    Vice Chair
    Erika Alba
    Woolsey Morcom
    Nancy Dering Mock
    Nancy Dering Mock Consulting
    Board member

    Isabelle Renault
    Chamber President & CEO