Dena Bridgewater, Director

Dena is a married mother of two and owner of Pure Romance by Dena. She loves to read, volunteer and serve as an ambassador of the Greater Hewitt Chamber. Dena is passionate about empowering women in business and in their personal lives through education.

Email: dena.bridgewater@gmail.com



Heaven Epperson, Secretary & Treasurer

Heaven provides sales support and training for Texas Farm Bureau and is passionate about making sure clients are well-cared for with regards to all of their insurance needs. She works hard to make sure everyone knows Texas Farm Bureau doesn’t just cover cows! Heaven and her husband have eight children and have fostered in the past.

Email: hepperson@txfb-ins.com



Glenda Ruiz, Programs Chair

Glenda, owner of GTR Vacations, loves to tailor trips to each client’s needs and takes pride in arranging an experience of a lifetime. In her spare time, Glenda enjoys traveling across the globe with her husband, Ignacio, and volunteers for events at her church, St. Jerome Catholic Church. Glenda is also an ambassador for the Greater Hewitt Chamber.

Email: gtrvacations@yahoo.com



Laura Beaty, Special Programs Chair

Laura is the Communications Director at the Greater Hewitt Chamber of Commerce. With a background in journalism, marketing, sales and management, Laura enjoys her position and serving the community. In her spare time, Laura enjoys reading, cooking and spending time with her friends and family.

Email: laura@hewittchamber.com