We are thrilled to celebrate our President and CEO, Bryan Derreberry, and his 10 years of service to our community. He is extremely passionate about our mission and we look forward to continuing to advocate for the business community with him at the helm.
As President and CEO of the Charleston Metro Chamber of Commerce, Bryan Derreberry leads one of South Carolina’s largest chambers in its regional advancement work.
Bryan has an established executive management track record featuring more than 30 years in chamber leadership and advocacy roles. Prior to joining the Charleston Metro Chamber, Bryan was president and CEO of the Wichita Metro Chamber of Commerce in Wichita, Kansas where he directed the state’s largest metro chamber for seven and a half years. He also served as president and CEO of the Catawba County, North Carolina and Mid-Miami Valley, Ohio chambers of commerce respectively. Bryan began his chamber career as the state lobbyist for the Greater Cincinnati (Ohio) Chamber of Commerce.
He holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science from Wittenberg University and has completed graduate coursework toward a combined MA/PhD in American Politics and International Relations from The American University.