The Greater Houston Black Chamber held its 85th Annual Meeting recently at HCC’s West loop Campus. Participants were privy to the State of the Chamber address by president, Carol Guess, announcements of new programs and initiatives, the fourth release of Buy Black Directory and words from featured speaker Charlotte Stallings. Moreover, the installation of new board members and executive officers took place. Attendees included Kyra Hedwick, Tiffany Williams, Asheli Atkins, MC Shannon LaNier, Niles Dillard, Misty Starks, Leonard James, Rev. Janella Pyles, Judge Clarease Yates, State Senator Borris Miles, City Councilmember Tiffany Thomas, Sydney Whitman, Erica Hubbard, Bridgett Holden, Afira & Nefertiti Miller and several others.