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2017-2018 Chamber Board of Directors


Becky Pitz

Lori Baye
Vice Chair
Wells Fargo

Brad Zimmerman

McLeod Printing & Office Supplies

Ryan Thompson
Past Chair
Santel Communications

Board Members

Rory Palm
The Daily Republic

Jay Wempe
American Ice

Brian Klock
Klock Werks

Gwenda Koch
Cornerstone Coffee House & Deli
Jay Wempe   
American Ice                                     

Nicole Stahle  
Vantage Point Solutions                                                                

Josh Moody
Dakota Physical Therapy                                                               

Jeff McCormick
SPN & Associates                                                              

Matt Doerr  
ELO Prof                      

Chamber Staff

Bryan Hisel
Executive Director
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Sonya Moller
Chamber Director
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Kimberly Lofgren
Director of Finance & Administration
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Abbey Guenthner
Chamber Program Coordinator
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Chamber Enterprise Division (a division of the Mitchell Chamber)

Nick Bakhtiari
Director of Chamber Enterprise
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Troy Magnuson
Gift Shop Manager
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Mitchell Convention & Visitors Bureau (a division of the Mitchell Chamber)
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Katie Knutson
Convention & Visitors Bureau Director
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Emily Hennagir
Convention & Visitors Bureau Marketing Coordinator
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Appointed Ex-Officio Members

Mayor Jerry Toomey
City of Mitchell

Dr. Joseph Graves
Mitchell Public Schools

Dr. Amy Novak
Dakota Wesleyan University

Mark Wilson
Mitchell Technical Institute

Tom Clark
Avera Queen of Peace Health Services

John Claggett
Davison County Commissioners

Steve Rice
City of Mitchell - City Council Representative

Jen Johnston
Mitchell Main Street & Beyond