Port board appoints Lee Smith as president

Lee Smith was appointed president of the board during a meeting of commissioners Monday, May 21. Smith served as VP from 2013-18.

The Port of Beaumont Board of Commissioners appointed Smith, president; Commissioner Pat Anderson vice president; and Commissioner Georgine Guillory secretary-treasurer. The terms will run until the May 2019 commissioner election.

Search for new Beaumont Chamber president has begun

The Greater Beaumont Chamber of Commerce announced Tuesday, April 24, the formation of a search committee for a new president and chief executive officer. The search committee will review candidate submissions and propose its recommendation to the Greater Beaumont Chamber Board of Directors. Resumes will be accepted until May 31.