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President & CEO

Sharon Mason, President & CEO

Sharon Mason started as President & CEO of the Cobb Chamber in January 2018. Mason has more than 17 years of chamber and non-profit leadership experience, including at the Cobb Chamber starting in 2005 where she held five different leadership positions including the COO from 2013-2017. Prior to the Cobb Chamber, she worked at both the Birmingham Regional Chamber and the American Cancer Society.

Mason is very active in the state including serving on the Board of Directors for Ignite HQ as the Vice Chair, Regional Business Coalition Executive Committee and the Council for Quality Growth Board of Directors. She was also named by Governor Deal in 2018 to serve on the Georgia Regional Transportation Authority Board (GRTA).

She also serves on the Cobb County Public Safety Foundation Board of Directors, Leadership Advisory Council for U.S. Congressman Barry Loudermilk and is a member of the Cobb County School District Superintendent Chris Ragsdale's Business and Community Advisory Committee.

She is a member of Marietta Rotary and was the Foundation Director in 2015-2016, is a past president of the Friends for the East Cobb Park non-profit (2012-2013), serves on the MUST Ministries Board of Directors, Children's Healthcare Cobb Community Board, and WellStar East Cobb Health Park Community Leadership Council.

Mason is a graduate of Chamber Institute for Organizational Management (2011), Leadership Cobb (2012), Regional Leadership Institute (2014), Honorary Commanders (2015), Leadership Atlanta (2018) and is active in these alumni associations.

In 2019, she was named to the Georgia Trend Top 100 Most Influential Georgians, Atlanta Magazine Women Making A Mark, Top 100 Most Influential Women in Georgia by Engineering Magazine and to Atlanta's 500 Most Influential list. She was also named to liveSAFE Resources Academy of Women Leaders in 2015.

Mason has a bachelor's degree from Samford University in Birmingham, Ala. She lives in Cobb County with her husband and middle school daughter. They are active at North Point Community Church.