Chamber welcomes New Chairman for 2017
Courtesy of The Belton Journal
By Danielle Wellborn Tyler, Correspondent
For the last 8 years, Keith Leija has been a part of the Belton Chamber of Commerce. He will be succeeding Bradley Sheppard. Leija is the owner of Key Power Solutions, a local energy brokerage firm. His company seeks to help people make the most educated energy decisions to fit their specific needs. “Keith is a great leader. He has a lot of skills and training in sales. He has a lot of great plans for the chamber. I really expect him to do well,” said Sheppard. Sheppard is a regional Manager and Realtor with Better Homes & Gardens Real Estate – Bradfield Properties. He is also a Belton resident and will continue to serve the Belton community and Chamber members.
The Belton Chamber of Commerce is a business membership organization that provides networking opportunities and information for local small businesses. Leija has spent many years as an ambassador for the organization. “He’s a great asset and a wealth of knowledge, and truly wants to see the chamber continue to grow and succeed,” said Chamber President and CEO, Mark Arrazola.
Leija will be following a very productive year for the chamber, and this year is sure to follow suit. As Belton continues to grow and change, the chamber excels in offering opportunities for small businesses to flourish. Leija is part of a long line of chamber members who strive to keep Belton growing. “We are fortunate for him to be our Chairman and I am excited to see what’s in store for 2017,” said Arrazola.