Legacy Gala

The Legacy Award

The Muncie-Delaware County Chamber of Commerce Legacy Award is presented annually to an individual or couple who has made extraordinary, sustained, and positive contributions to the Muncie-Delaware County community, and who has provided leadership in the development of programs, events, and/or new traditions that promote good will and community pride.  The black-tie Legacy Gala is typically held in August each year.  Please refer to the calendar for upcoming Gala details or email the Chamber. The Legacy of Rev. Dr. Ronald Naylor will be honored at the 2020 Legacy Gala on November 7, 2020 at Horizon Convention Center.  Reservations are required and the public is invited.  Make reservation by calling 765-751-9102 or emailing eailstock@muncie.com.

OPEN DOOR HEALTH SERVICES continues as our Presenting Sponsor for 2020!

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Legacy Award Recipients:
2020 recipient is Rev. Dr. Ronald Naylor
2019 the Ball Family
2018 Kelly Stanley
2017 Jack Buckles
2016 J. Allan Rent
2015 Dr. George E. Branam
2014 Cornelius & Mary Dollison
2013 Stefan S. Anderson, First Merchants Corporation, Retired
2012 Van P. Smith, CEO, TechSmith, and formerly, Sherry Labs and Ontario Systems
2011 Dr. Jo Ann M. Gora, President of Ball State University

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Erin Ailstock
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As the Membership Director for the Chamber, Erin is responsible for membership sales and retention. She also works to develop and implement programs and opportunities that provide value to Chamber members.
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Brenda Williamson
Director of Community & Business Engagement
Brenda Williamson serves as the Chamber's Director of Community and Business Engagement.She came to the Chamber after serving as a long-time Chamber Ambassador. Brenda has worked in for-profit and non-profit organizations serving the Delaware County Community for more than 25 years. Her volunteer experience includes Rotary, Altrusa, WIBU, PSI IOTA XI, and United Way.