Donna Torres

Owner Greater Heights Business Solutions I am originally from rural Oklahoma, but I moved to Texas shortly after graduating from high school. I attended and graduated from Sam Houston State University in 2000 with a degree in Finance. After graduating I started my career and spent the next 10 years at Shell Pipeline working in [...]

2022-07-26T09:56:51-05:00July 26th, 2022|Member Spotlight|

Moylam Wong

Owner You've Got Maids of Central Houston Moylam Wong was born in beautiful Caracas, Venezuela. She moved to Houston right after college in 1992. Moylam came to the United States to study English. When she made her way to Houston, she worked for an Oil and Gas industry for over 20 years. After being laid [...]

2022-04-27T04:39:06-05:00April 27th, 2022|Member Spotlight|

Mark Rafail

Agency President Rafail Insurance Agency - Farmers Insurance  Mark Rafail was born in Houston, Texas and grew up on the West side Houston. He attended Cy Springs High School and graduated from Texas A&M University. His very first job was at Wal-Mart in the stationary department. Mark’s ambition is to become the #1 Insurance Agent [...]

2022-03-30T06:28:41-05:00March 30th, 2022|Member Spotlight|

Sergio and Carolina Weitzman

SERCA Wines Sergio is from Buenos Aires, Argentina and emigrated here with his family in 1982.  He graduated from the University of Houston and he is a wealth manager with Sergio Weitzman & Associates and has been in that field for 29 years. Carolina is an architect with a bachelor from Texas A&M University and [...]

2022-02-11T05:12:40-06:00February 9th, 2022|Member Spotlight|

Byron Rusk

This month we profile a man who is only one of two individuals in the entire state of Texas to have been named as an “Accredited Master Automotive Manager” by the national Automotive Management Institute. Give up? It is Byron Rusk, owner of Master Car Care & Collison and RMS Automotive. We might add, a [...]

2020-07-13T13:24:04-05:00July 13th, 2020|Member Spotlight|

Kelly Simon

Corpus Christi, Texas was the starting point for this month’s member spotlight, Kelly Simon. Although born there, she grew up in Spring, Texas and began her academic studies at Klein High School. It’s hard to believe that Kelly did not really know what she wanted to do when she grew up, but boy-o-boy did she [...]

2020-05-28T13:14:56-05:00May 28th, 2020|Member Spotlight|

Willie Diefenbach-Jones

This month’s spotlighted member Willie Diefenbach-Jones grew up with humble beginnings living in the countryside near Kankakee, Illinois. It would not be erroneous to say that Willie was a farm girl comfortable among her family that was raising cattle, hogs, chickens, corn and soybeans. School days were local before she journeyed to Southern Illinois University [...]

2019-10-30T10:22:28-05:00October 30th, 2019|Member Spotlight|

Michael Smith

Our featured member this segment is a tall, gregarious man who since joining the Chamber in 2018, has been seen frequently at breakfast connections, business after hours, ribbon cuttings and more. Making friends and business contacts comes easy for Michael because he is a good networker. On joining the Chamber, he says “I joined the [...]

2019-09-30T17:04:02-05:00September 30th, 2019|Member Spotlight|

Candice Rodriguez

Our featured member profile this time belongs to Candice Rodriguez. Hailing from the Alamo City originally, (San Antonio for the uninitiated), Candice said “I came to Houston shortly after I was born!” She grew up in Houston and attended local schools plus doing her college work at Lone Star, Texas A&M and Houston Community College. [...]

2019-08-13T10:31:29-05:00August 13th, 2019|Member Spotlight|