Donnie R. Chambliss III grew up in Southaven, Mississippi.
Active in the local community, he serves as a Board member for:
- DeSoto Family Theatre
- Coldwater River Nature Conservancy
- DeSoto County LOBOS Rush Soccer
- and is a co-founder of the HomeRun for Habitat benefitting Habitat for Humanity
He has previously served on the Board of Directors for:
- Southaven Chamber of Commerce
- Home Builders Association of North Mississippi (President, 2007)
- the House of Grace
- Donnie worked as Customer Care and Marketing Coordinator for Chambliss Builders from 2004-2009 before becoming a Broker with Crye-Leike, Realtors.
Donnie has a degree in Business Administration from Mississippi College and Master of Theology in Education Administration and Leadership from Dallas Seminary.
He and his wife, Heather, have 2 girls, Karis (16) and Clare (13).
As a family, they enjoy Ole Miss athletics and tennis and attend Christ Presbyterian Church in Olive Branch.