The Mountain Lakes Chamber of Commerce annual banquet is a premier event. It is a day to thank members for their patronage, give out awards, and celebrate the extended chamber community. The lunch event is held at the Scottsboro-Goose Pond Civic Center and features a dynamic keynote speaker, Dr. Karockas "Doc Rock" Watkins.
Dr. Watkins is a vastly accomplished and a highly educated man, holding multiple degrees from a Bachelors in Mechanical Engineering from Kettering University, a Masters of Theology, 2 Doctorate Degrees, one in Theology and the other in Philosophy, both from North Carolina’s College of Theology and being a Graduate of Vanderbilt University’s Executive Development Institute in Business Excellence.
Dr. Watkins also excels in Leadership Consulting and Professional Development as well as being an expert in Emotional Intelligence, certified as a “Train-the-Trainer” through TalentSmart in San Diego. He is a Certified Leadership Coach and a Certified Executive Coach. Dr. Watkins has led over 250 crusades and leadership conferences in 30+ countries globally and as a national and international motivational speaker he has taught thousands of people around the world.
He is very passionate about seeing people live productive lives and though he is graced to serve in all these capacities, he is honored to be a servant of people and wishes to help them maximize their core values and lifelong potential.
Thanks to our Presenting Sponsor, HTPG and Gold Sponsor, Unclaimed Baggage.