Edmond Chamber Selects New Chairman for 2014

Posted by Rachel on 01/08/2014

EDMOND, OK – The Edmond Area Chamber of Commerce has selected Matt Peterson, CEO of Jetta Corporation, as its 2014 Chairman. The 2015 Chair-Elect will be Ron Decker, Innovative Healthcare Systems.

Peterson said, “Edmond is a progressive and growing community, and I’m honored to serve as the 2014 Chairman of the Board for the Edmond Chamber of Commerce. In 2014, the Edmond Chamber will continue to focus on supporting Edmond businesses and developing the next generation of leaders in our community. Thank you for the opportunity to serve in this role.”

New additions to the Chamber’s Board of Directors are: Dr. Linda Banks, University of Central Oklahoma; Karin Dallas, College Nannies & Tutors; Jennifer O’Conner, Sam’s Club; Kelly Van Osdol, Framin’ Gallery; and Lisa Wilson, OU Medical Center Edmond. These new members began their terms on January 1, 2014 and will be formally introduced at the Chamber’s Annual Banquet on Friday, January 24, 2014.

Returning Edmond Chamber Board of Directors include: Dusty Boren, 4Corners; Dr. John deSteiguer, Oklahoma Christian University; Glenn Fisher, Edmond Electric; Tom Friedemann, Francis Tuttle Technology Center; Gary Goldman, Uptown Kids; Pam Gonzaque, Allegiance Credit Union; Angie Johnson, Prosperity Bank; Tad Kennedy, Kennedy Tire & Auto Service; Darin Kent, Regent Bank; Randy Matthews, Matthews Funeral Home; Jan Moran, AT&T; Aaron Steffens, Mercy Health Center;  Brett Towne, Edmond Public Schools; Avilla Williams, Integris Health Center and Kenneth Wohl, Spirit Bank Mortgage.

The Board of Directors is responsible for guiding the organization and coordinating activities with the Chamber’s professional staff. They also set policy for the Chamber.

The Edmond Area Chamber of Commerce is the voice for business. We are a hundred year-old, 1,000 member organization working together to create a strong local economy and to promote the community. The Edmond Chamber provides networking opportunities and business contacts for our members and represents business interests to government.  For more information on the Edmond Area Chamber of Commerce, please visit our website at www.edmondchamber.com, or contact Rachel Martin, Director - Communications, at 405-341-2808 or email at [email protected].