As of June 1, 2016, Carlene, MCC's Ambassador of the Year 2014, will assist in membership growth and recruitment as well as working with existing members as a consultant. She has over 25 years of sales and marketing experience including Insight Communications (now Comcast) and Great Deals Savings Magazine.
Carlene attended Anderson University, is a Past President of the Noon Exchange Club and Crime Stoppers. She is also a past board member of the Red Cross locally. Those who attend the Chamber “Wake Up” breakfasts will recall that she also is the “gong lady” for those going over their allotted one minute of advertising time.
Married to John Gunter, “The Singing Sherriff,” Carlene is the mother of Tim Westerfield, Senior Planner for Madison County. Together, Carlene and John have nine grandchildren.
“I don’t think of myself as a sales person. It’s my passion to help the people of our community. Anderson has been my home all my life so this is huge to me.”