Partnership. Advocacy. Connection. Education.

We attract, support, and grow businesses through Partnership, Advocacy, Connection, and Education.

    Founded in 1929, the Van Chamber of Commerce serves the greater Van Area through its business community and all who work together to ensure that the best interests of the community, coupled with the most ethical standards of work and employment, are held to the highest level. Civic-minded individuals work in a variety of fields, support numerous charitable endeavors, and encourage the development of leadership for future generations.

Photo by Emily McMillan


Thank you!

Van Area Chamber Board

2020 - 2021

President: Linda Costner

Vice President: Mike Bowers

Secretary: Patricia (Pat) Valentine

Treasurer: Patience McGuffey

Welcome Wagon: 

Membership: Kevin Crews

Member at Large: Allison Young

Member at Large: Jennifer Shelton

Member at Large: Lupita Bolanos

Member at Large: Michelle Stambaugh

Member at Large: Kristen Williams

Member at Large: Cody Patterson

Pageant Representatives: Jeanette Germany, Kasi Dickerson, Candace Myers



  • A-Reliable Locksmith Services

  • Air Chandler Heating, Cooling & Duct Cleaning

  • All Star Roofing LLC

  • Arrington, Macie - Camp Gladiator

  • Austin Bank

  • Batie Repair/Construction

  • Better Business Bureau - Tyler

  • BH Plumbing

  • Black Diamond PR Firm

  • Bouquets & Bows

  • Brookshire's Grocery Company

  • Bumper to Bumper 

  • C9 Septic & Irrigation

  • Chevron USA 

  • City of Van 

  • City of Van Police Department 

  • City of Van Volunteer Fire Department 

  • The Clean Brew 

  • Cole Landscaping

  • Cornerstone Dentistry 

    Dr. Benjamin Bunt, DDS

  • Linda Costner Realty Group 

  • Coupe's Café & Game Room

  • Crews, Kevin

  • Dairy Queen of Van

  • Dan Flynn, State Representative

  • Dinner Bell

  • Double R Taxidermy

  • Dwayne Wheeler Insurance Agency, Inc.

  • EG Farm Ranch Group

  • Fairfield Inn & Suites Marriott

  • Farmhouse Restaurant

  • First Baptist Church

  • First State Bank - Ben Wheeler

  • First State Insurance Agency

  • Law Offices of Robert M. Fitzgerald

  • The Flower Connection

  • Food Worx Kitchens

  • Garland WebDesign

  • Gentry Faith Meisinger LMT 

  • Grab N Go # 6

  • Grand Saline Veterinary Clinic

  • Grantham, Lana

  • Hilliard Funeral Home

  • Bill Hullum, CPA PC

  • JDM Roofing & Construction LLC

  • JDS Surveying, Inc.

  • Lewis, Jon

  • Kiwanis Club (Van)

  • The Lash Lofte

  • Legacy Preschool

  • Love's Travel Stops

  • Master Donut & Chinese Food

  • McGuffey, Van & Patience

  • Melton, Janice

  • Mercy Ships

  • Milano's Pizza

  • Nancy Lou's Doggie Doos

  • New York Life - Monica Dike

  • R & S Roofing

  • Raiz Ministry

  • Red Dome Smokehouse

  • Riley Dirt Services


  • Sell Star Ranch 

  • Soulman's Bar-B-Que

  • Southern Charm Realty Group

  • Sunshine Friends Preschool

  • Tele's Mexican Restaurant

  • Texas Bank and Trust

  • Texas Cellnet, Inc

  • Texas Rose Horse Park

  • Tunnell Real Estate

  • Tyler Junior College

  • Ultimate Fitness & Tanning

  • Uncle Bubba's Grillhouse

  • Unending Possabilities

  • Valentine, Patricia

  • Valle della Pace Vineyards & Winery

  • Vallejo, Marjorie

  • Van Area Oil & Historical Museum

  • Van Community Church

  • Van Community Library

  • Van Community Ministries
    Loaves & Fishes Food Pantry

  • Van Healthcare

  • Van Independent School District

  • Van United Methodist Church

  • Van Veterinary Clinic

  • Vandal Nation Station

  • Van Zandt Arts & Cultural District

  • Van Zandt Newspapers, LLC

  • Young, Richard & Allison

Download an interactive and printable membership roster with address, phone, and email.

WAYS YOU CAN become a member or contact us


Simply Download and Print an application.  Bring it by the office

or by mail . 

Membership payments can be made online

 or in person. 

In Person

Come on in!

We would love

to meet you.

Office hour are:

Monday - Friday

9 am - noon

Over the Phone

We will be happy to speak with you.


Office hours are:

Monday - Friday

9 am - noon

(Answering via transfer to cell phone after noon)

By Email

Send us an email.

We will get back

with you shortly!

Membership Fees




1-5 Employees



6-10 Employees



11-15 Employees



16 + Employees