Otis Rawl
Otis RawlPresident/CEO
Prior to joining the Greater Lexington Chamber, Rawl served as president and CEO of the South Carolina Chamber of Commerce from October 2008 until the end of 2014. Rawl joined the SC Chamber in 2001 as vice president of public policy and was named chief operating officer in 2008. Rawl has been in charge of the Chamber’s overall operations including public policy, legislative affairs, work force development, administration, membership, and communications.

Rawl, a native of Lexington, graduated from the University of South Carolina with a Bachelor of Arts from the School of Government and International Studies.

Sondra Gettys
Sondra GettysVP, IOM
Sondra organizes and supports Chamber events, including Business Expos, Business After Hours, Ribbon Cuttings, Golf Tournaments, Auctions and Galas. She also is responsible for the recruitment, training and coordination of Ambassadors and the overall Ambassador Program. Sondra recruits and manages sponsorships in support of Chamber events.

When not at the Chamber …you will find her listening to John Mayer while running and walking across the Lake Murray Dam.

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Our Valuable Team Members

Melanie Sandor
Melanie SandorFinancial & Operations Manager
Besides managing the Chamber’s financial and business activities, Melanie performs all accounting and reporting tasks associated with the receipts and disbursements of funds. She also is responsible for Chamber facilities, repairs, and operations, and maintains the membership database and accounting.

When not at the Chamber … you will find her with family or friends watching her favorite sporting events.

Adam DeLoach
Adam DeLoachDirector of Membership
Jill Gibson
Jill GibsonMembership Investment Representative
Jill is responsible for new member recruitment and retention.

Outside of the office you will find Jill gardening, riding in her golf cart, watching college sports, entertaining and having fun with her family and friends just about anywhere on the beaches and lakes of South Carolina.

Connor Watkins
Connor WatkinsMultimedia Strategist
Connor manages all of the Chamber’s communications. From emails and postcards to social media and our website, he’s the person to go to with all your tech questions.

Outside of the office, Connor surrounds himself with music and leads worship at his local church