Wes Studdard

Wes Studdard
2020 Chair of the Board

Each month the Chamber’s Chair of the Board writes a “From the Chair” guest article for the Business Section of the Tuesday edition of the New Braunfels Herald-Zeitung. This is a great opportunity to get an inside look at what the Chamber leadership is working on and the issues that are important to our Board of Directors. Look for the article to be published on the second Tuesday of every month or check back here for the monthly articles.

Recent From the Chair articles:

From the Chair - January 2020

CITY 175 TH CELEBRATION UNDERWAY Happy New Year and Happy Birthday New Braunfels! I’m blessed and honored to be your incoming Chair of the Board for the Chamber of Commerce, and looking forward...

From the Chair - December 2019

‘Tis the Season Time flies when you are having fun. Twelve months of representing a wonderful and award- winning organization, your Greater New Braunfels Chamber of Commerce. To represent a...

From the Chair - November 2019

Fall months in New Braunfels are full of activities as most of you have witnessed. My guess between Gruene Music and Wine Fest, Texas Clay Fest, Dia de los Muertos and Wurstfest, we have attendance

From the Chair - October 2019

If the forecast serves correctly by the time you are reading this, you should be able to sit on the porch and read the paper or eat on the back patio with friends and neighbors without breaking into a

From the Chair - September 2019

It’s hard to believe Fall is around the corner when we are still teetering with the century mark on the thermometer. However, it will officially be here on September 23rd. This will be a day to

From the Chair - August 2019

It’s Game Time folks! Whether you are preparing your kiddos for back to school, band, cheer or sports practice, or you as a teacher are trying to mentally and physically get prepared and back...

From the Chair - July 2019

I hope each of you enjoyed a remarkable Independence Day weekend. Maybe you rejoiced with family and friends at the annual 4th of July parade hosted by the Sophienburg Museum & Archives since...

From the Chair - June 2019

Summer in New Braunfels is here! As we say hello to our summer visitors, we too have to remember to take that deep breath and plan to add a bit more time to our commutes as traffic grows with tourists