Board of Directors

Top row:  Elizabeth Jaeger, Shane Smith, Brian Ruder, Mike Morley, and Leland Olive
Bottom row:  Shae Veach, Lisa Karlin, Jody Hipp, Karen Gutierrez, Melissa Romme, and Aaron Gillespie

The Chamber Board of Directors is comprised of up to thirteen individuals who represent their member businesses.  Board Directors set policy, approve the budget, and provide guidance for the President/CEO of the Chamber.  2020 Board Directors include:

Aaron Gillespie – Board Chair – Nex-Tech Wireless
Mike Morley – Chair-Elect – Midwest Energy
Shane Smith – Past Chair – Commerce Bank
Melissa Romme – Treasurer – Adams, Brown, Beran, & Ball
Brian Ruder – Board Director – The Brian Ruder Agency, American Family Insurance
Sarah Cearley – Board Director – Simply Charmed
Elizabeth Jaeger – Board Director – Alianza
Karen Gutierrez – Board Director – Gutierrez Cocina Mexicana and Trio Tap House
Jody Hipp – Board Director – Jody Hipp – Aflac
Lisa Karlin – Board Director – FHSU Career Services
Shanna Dinkel – Board Director – USD 489
Amanda Rohleder – Board Director – Nex-Tech
Bryan Brady – Board Director – First Care Clinic