The St. Augustine Regional Council reported to Historic City News that they held their first meeting of the year on Wednesday January 19th, at Amici’s Italian Restaurant located on SR-312 and A1A in St. Augustine.
This month’s meeting featured guest speaker Robin Kass Burchfield, President of the St. Johns County Chamber of Commerce from 2004 to 2010. Prior to that Ms. Burchfield was Vice President and Director of Administration and Membership for the Chamber from 1990 to 2004.
She has been recognized in her community by The St. Johns County School District receiving the Lifetime Achievement Award in 2008, The Jacksonville Business Journal “Woman of Influence” Award in 2007 and most recently received the Platinum 20 Award for Years of Community Service in St. Johns County in 2010 Ms. Burchfield is also an accomplished mother of 2 and wife to husband Rick Burchfield.
Ms. Burchfield spoke to the group about new lead sources that can be utilized in attracting new home owners and business owners to the St. Augustine Area.