Roxane Ferguson: Leading Economic Prosperity and Community Engagement

Roxane Ferguson: Leading Economic Prosperity and Community Engagement

With an impressive track record spanning over three decades in marketing, technology, and management, Roxane Ferguson stands as a paragon of inspiration and leadership in the realm of commerce. Recently appointed as the President and CEO of the Oviedo Winter Springs Regional Chamber of Commerce , Roxane brings a wealth of experience with her, having spearheaded transformative initiatives as the Executive Director of the Middletown Area Chamber of Commerce and the Southern Chester County Chamber of Commerce. Her remarkable achievements and unwavering commitment to excellence position her as a true visionary in the field.   

Throughout her remarkable career, Roxane has garnered notable recognition for her outstanding achievements. From being honored as the Delaware 2022 Mother of the Year, receiving the prestigious Governor's Volunteer of the Year Award in 2021, to the Delaware Press Association Communicator Lifetime Achievement Award in 2020, her dedication to service and excellence has been widely acknowledged.   

Personal Connection and Professional Passion    

However, Roxane's journey to her current role as the Oviedo Winter Springs Regional Chamber of Commerce President and CEO is not solely driven by her professional ambitions. It is also rooted in a personal connection to Florida, which fuels her passion for making a difference in the community she now calls home.   

Sharing her thoughts, Roxane explains, "My husband, Kevin, and I have always cherished our visits to Florida. We have family connections and a timeshare here that have brought us joy throughout the years. However, after experiencing the challenges of the pandemic and enduring many colder winters in the Northeast, we decided it was time to elevate our snowbird plan."   

The serendipity of their choice is evident in Roxane's genuine excitement. "We feel truly fortunate to have the opportunity to live and work in a place that aligns so perfectly with our personal and professional goals, we’re excited to have our children visit us." she adds. The vibrant community of Oviedo and Winter Springs has already welcomed them, and Roxane is thrilled to embark on this new chapter of her career amidst such a supportive and inspiring environment.   

As Roxane Ferguson assumes her new role as the President and CEO of the Oviedo Winter Springs Regional Chamber of Commerce , she brings not only her impressive background, but also a genuine passion for fostering economic growth and empowering local entrepreneurs. Having relocated to Florida, Roxane and her husband, Kevin, embraced the opportunity to contribute to the vibrant Oviedo and Winter Springs community.    

Roxane plans to leverage her expertise to propel the Oviedo Winter Springs region forward. Her focus on economic and workforce development and large-scale community events aims to unite businesses and individuals, creating impactful collaborations that drive progress and prosperity.   

Driving Growth and Unity    

The Oviedo-Winter Springs Regional Chamber of Commerce is an influential and dynamic Non-Profit organization committed to fostering the growth and prosperity of businesses and the community at large. With a clear mission to serve as a platform for enhancing business and community interests in the region, the chamber acts as a vital crossroad connecting commerce and community.   

Guided by their core values of integrity, community, growth, and connection, the Oviedo-Winter Springs Regional Chamber of Commerce operates with a commitment to professionalism, transparency, and advocacy. They actively support community engagement initiatives that create opportunities for member success while promoting sustainable growth and development through innovative educational programs.   

Fostering Growth and Community Engagement      

Roxane's dedication to economic development and entrepreneurship shines through in her creation of the Oviedo Winter Springs Chamber Foundation. The Foundation offer programs aimed at enhancing educational opportunities for businesses, expanding scholarship options, and providing a collaborative workspace are just a few examples of her commitment to supporting local entrepreneurs and cultivating a thriving business environment.   

As a sports and music enthusiast, Roxane plans to incorporate her passion into community engagement activities. Supporting the local University of Central Florida as a season ticket holder and assisting in the coordination of the 1st Annual Central Winds Music Festival are just a few ways she aims to connect businesses with residents and promote family-friendly events that celebrate the vibrant spirit of Oviedo and Winter Springs.   

Roxane Ferguson's leadership and unwavering dedication to the Oviedo Winter Springs community promise a future filled with economic growth, collaboration, and a strong sense of togetherness. As she continues to make her mark, Roxane is determined to create opportunities that empower individuals, foster entrepreneurship, and elevate the region to new heights of prosperity.   

The Editorial Team

The Editorial Team

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