Saraland Chamber Chat

Jonathan DePew

Jonathan DePew

Craft Show Digital

Craft Show Digital's JD

RELEASED October 4th, 2023.

Jonathan DePew (J.D. to those fortunate enough to enter his orbit) is the newest addition to the Craftshow sales team. J.D. came to Craftshow with all pistons firing, using his outgoing personality and love of others to quickly establish several new connections and clients for the company.

J.D. spends his free time dedicated to the art of jiu jitsu, coaching kids, and teaching them how to defend themselves and to be the best they can be. He’s a decorated competitor and feels called to empower and motivate others, using his passions to make the world around him a better place. He loves his children, God, and other people, and Craftshow Digital is proud to have him onboard. 


Marty Carrell

Marty Carrell

CEO of Women's Resource Center

Marty Carrell with the Women's Resource Center.

RELEASED July 18th, 2023.

Marty N. Carrell

Marty Carrell has lead women’s ministry at her church, a bible study teacher, event speaker and is currently the CEO of Women’s Resource Center, a non-profit faith-based ministry in Mobile, Alabama.  She was formerly the Executive Assistant to the Mayor of Mobile, Sandy Stimpson. Previously working for the City of Mobile, she was the Executive Director of Claire’s Hope. Through Claire’s Hope she began a girl’s program which inspires and empowers young women to know their value and encourages them to always find ways to impact those around them.  Marty has a great love for Mobile and is very passionate about being a vital part of the community.  She has volunteered and has served on various boards throughout Mobile County; such as previous President of the Mobile County Council of PTAs.  She is also a part of the 2022 Leadership of Mobile Class.

Marty lives in Mobile, Alabama and is married to Dow Carrell. They have three children, a son-in-law and two grandsons.

Ron Mitchell

Ron Mitchell

Owner of Mitchell Container Services, LLC

A History of Saraland- An Interview with Ron Mitchell

RELEASED May 16th, 2023.

In this interview we sit down with one of the founding members of our chamber, Mr. Ron Mitchell. Ron has served on the Saraland City Council as a councilman, current chairman of the Saraland Water Board, former Chamber president and current board member of the Saraland Area Chamber of Commerce to name a few of his leadership roles. He has not only studied the history of our city but has lived it. Hear his accounts of the history of our area and the recent history of the City of Saraland.

Episode 13- A Chat with Current and Former Junior Ambassadors

RELEASED April 17th, 2023.

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