President & CEO
A veteran business leader with over 30 years of experience as an innovative problem solver, risk taker, and change agent for non-profit, banking and small business organizations. Mike is a skilled Economic Developer with background in Community Development, Downtown Redevelopment, Industrial Development and Strategic Planning. His passion is helping Communities and Businesses thrive and grow. As President and CEO for the Greater Smithfield-Selma Chamber of Commerce his goal is to make the Chamber THE “ONE STOP BUSINESS RESOURCE” for our region communities and businesses.
Kelly Wallace, IOMDirector of Operations
Kelly joined the Greater Smithfield-Selma Area Chamber of Commerce team in 2002. She received her Bachelor of Arts in Industrial Technology from East Carolina University in 1992. Kelly is a 2003 Leadership Johnston graduate, of which she served as program director for 16 years. In 2011, Kelly graduated from the US Chamber Institute of Organization Management (Athens, GA). In her free time, Kelly enjoys spending time with her family on her screen porch, reading her Southern Living magazine, and wine tasting. She and her husband, Mark, have been married for 26 years. They have two adult children, Jordan (graduate, NC State 2017) and Peyton (Sophomore, Johnston Community College). Originally from Charlotte, Kelly and her family call Clayton, NC their home.