July 26 - Closing Awards Ceremony for the Follow Me Into
Business Summer Jobs
He is a graduate of St. Leo University in Florida and holds a Bachelor's degree in Finance. Before opening his AllState Agency in Jackson, he was affiliated with Sears in different capacities for the last 20 years. This includes his ownership of the former Sears Hometown Store in Milan, TN. He also owns Sears Hometown stores in two other cities.
Garey is a veteran of the U.S. Air Force.
He Is married and is the father of three children.
Current and past Follow Me Into Business participants are eligible to enter a LYB scholarship essay contest.
Deadline is August 20th.
Calendar of Events
The 9th Annual Follow Me Celebrity Golf Classic featuring Ed Too Tall Jones will be held the second Tuesday in September. Register your team today!
Small Business Growth and Development
Youth Job Training
Economic and Community Development
Business Plan Review
Join us in January for the Power Breakfast featuring invited local authors James E. Cherry, Daryl Hubbard,
JACKSON MADISON COUNTY
AFRICAN AMERICAN CHAMBER OF COMMERCE
Entrepreneur Garey Jenkins is the new board president of the Jackson Madison County African American Chamber of Commerce.
Then, board VP, Mr. Jenkins was elected unanimously by the Board of Directors on July 8th. He is the owner of Garey Jenkins AllState Agency located at 2023 Greystone in Jackson and a longtime member of New St. Luke Baptist Church where he serves as treasurer.