Lolly Steiner has led the Auburn Chamber staff as president since 2001, but began her career as director of membership in 1997. Lolly oversees the daily operations of the chamber and works with the board of directors to ensure that the chamber is meeting the needs of the Auburn business community.
Lolly serves on the City of Auburn Industrial Development Board, the Leadership Lee County Board and the FACES Board. Lolly is a graduate of the US Chamber Institute for Organizational Management. Lolly lives in Auburn.
Jennifer Fincher serves the chamber as the vice president of communication & marketing. Jennifer handles all chamber publications and printed materials, including the weekly e-newsletter, the quarterly Auburn Advantage, event invitations and the Auburn Welcome magazine. Jennifer also handles annual ad sales for the Welcome magazine. In addition, Jennifer is charged with coordinating both the chamber Annual Meeting and Tiger Trail and overseeing the chamber website and other marketing efforts. Jennifer is a member of the East Alabama chapter of the Public Relations Council of Alabama, a graduate of Leadership Lee County and a graduate of the US Chamber of Commerce Institute for Organizational Management. Jennifer earned her B.A. in communication from Grove City College in Grove City, Penn., and now resides in Auburn.
Stephanie Calhoun, the director of membership development, is charged with recruiting new members, coordinating the Invest & Connect sponsorship program and event sponsorships, and retaining current members. Stephanie also schedules ribbon cuttings and groundbreakings. Stephanie is a Leadership Lee County alumna and serves on the board of FCA. Stephanie is a graduate of Auburn University and lives in Auburn.
As the director of business development and special events, Anna Hovey is charged with planning and executing current Auburn Chamber programs and events, while also developing new programming to meet the changing needs of the membership. Anna oversees the Diplomat program and is at the helm of the new Auburn Young Professionals program. Anna is an Auburn native and a graduate of Auburn University.
Tangela Todd Frazier, the chamber’s business manager, is a long-time employee of the Auburn Chamber. She has been on staff at the chamber since 1995. Tangela takes the lead during the chamber’s budgeting process, processes all financial reports and handles accounts receivable and accounts payable. Tangela also orders supplies and equipment for the chamber and manages the chamber member database. Tangela grew up in Auburn and graduated from Southern Union State Community College. Tangela makes her home in Auburn.
Payton Beck, our resource and communication specialist, assists visitors and guests, coordinates use of the chamber meeting rooms, compiles information for the weekly e-newsletter and supports the entire staff. Payton is also our question expert; if she cannot offer a referral or answer a question about the Auburn area, she'll find someone who can! Payton is a recent Auburn University graduate.