Steve Montgomery is President and CEO of the Fort Worth Chamber of Commerce. In this role, he leads the Chamber in its mission to drive business growth, support economic development, and advocate for the Fort Worth business community. He brings more than 30 years of public and private sector experience in the areas of executive leadership, public affairs, and strategic communications.
Steve thrives on engagement in the local business, community, and government conversation and enjoys connecting people across a spectrum of disciplines to ensure the sum is always greater than the parts.
Steve has worked on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C., and in the state capitol in Austin. He helped build and lead a successful healthcare information technology firm and spent much of his career as a policy advocate in the healthcare, energy, transportation, and economic development sectors.
Steve received his BA in Government from the University of Texas at Austin and his MBA from the University of Texas at Arlington. He and his wife Rebecca live in Fort Worth.