Round Rock Chamber announces new board of directors with Steve Stapp from R Bank at helm


On Wednesday, the Round Rock Chamber announced its newest slate of leadership. The 2018 board will be led by Chairman Steve Stapp, representing R Bank.

Other members of the board include Chair-Elect David Hays from Georgetown Title Company; Secretary Jonas Miller from U.S. Rep. John Carter’s office; Treasurer Scott Swindell from Almost Sundown Development and Past Chair Amy Ellsworth from Community Impact Newspaper.

Vice-chairs include Brentley Brinegar from Brinegar Properties over entrepreneurship; Chuck Glace from Chasco Constructors over infrastructure; Lora Kaasch from Agent Operations over investor connection; Ryan Therrell from The Beck Group over momentum; and Edward Hanna from BBVA Compass over talent development.

Jim Howicz from Richards Rodriguez & Skeith LLP is serving as general counsel.

A number of other members of the community were named as directors to the board as well.


Board members began their terms Jan. 1 and will volunteer their time throughout the year to aid in the chamber’s execution of its strategic plan.


Leave A Reply

Emily Donaldson
Emily Donaldson is a recent transplant to the Austin area from Houston, Texas, where she started with Community Impact Newspaper in May 2016. Donaldson started covering public education in Cy-Fair ISD, the third largest school district in the state of Texas, and then she transitioned into her role as the company's legislative reporter, providing statehouse coverage for all 22 editions. Currently, she reports on the city of Round Rock and Round Rock ISD for the Round Rock, Pflugerville and Hutto edition. Donaldson graduated from the University of Missouri with bachelor's degrees in magazine journalism and political science.
Back to top