Chair of Professional Development

Meet our Professional Development Chair, Victoria Payne.

Victoria Payne is the Project Coordinator in Policy for the Nashville Area Chamber of Commerce, giving her the chance to work with over 2,100 member companies and organization invested in the Middle Tennessee region. Within the work of the policy team, Victoria focuses primarily on the Moving Forward initiative. 

Moving Forward is a community and business leader driven initiative with the goal of ensuring the creation of a regional transportation solution through a cohesive community effort. Moving Forward is nearing the end of its second year and has allowed Victoria the opportunity of engaging, organizing and leading a group of over 200 businesses, organizations and community leaders with a vested interest in improving transportation in Middle Tennessee. Victoria has previously worked in the Office of Texas State Senator Kelly Hancock of District 9. Victoria is a graduate of Vanderbilt University with a degree in Political Science. When Victoria is not working or getting excited about transit, she enjoys biking and watching hours of hockey.