• Chamber Staff

  • Meet the new President/CEO of the Barnesville-Lamar County Chamber of Commerce, Melissa Lee.


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    Melissa Lee was born in Jonesboro Georgia and is a graduate of Jonesboro Senior High School. She moved to Barnesville with her family in 1999. Shortly thereafter Melissa began working at the Barnesville Lamar County Chamber of Commerce and was named Executive Director in 2002, a position that she held for nearly five years.  During Melissa’s prior experience with the Barnesville-Lamar County Chamber of Commerce, she graduated from Leadership Lamar and earned certificates in Organizational Management and Economic Management from The University of Georgia Fanning Institute for Leadership Development.

    Melissa has been married to Lamar Lee since 2014 and has four children, two step-children and a granddaughter. Melissa is an active member of First Baptist Church of Barnesville where she keeps the nursery and serves on several committees. In her free time, Melissa enjoys spending time with her family and running.