Edmond Chamber Selects New Chairwoman for 2016

Posted by Rachel on 01/06/2016

The Edmond Area Chamber of Commerce has selected Angie Johnson, UMB Bank, as its 2016 Chairwoman. The 2017 Chair-Elect will be Tom Friedemann, Francis Tuttle Technology Center.

“The Edmond Chamber has been blessed with decades of significant and impactful leadership,” Johnson said. “I’m honored and humbled to be associated with these great leaders, and I look forward to the opportunity of continuing their momentum of success.”

New additions to the Chamber’s Board of Directors are: Kris Bilbrey, Nestle Purina; Tracy Cain, Integris Health Edmond; Jill Castilla, Citizens Bank of Edmond; Jim Denton, Arledge & Associates; John Lampert, Mercy; and Casey Moore, City of Edmond. These new members began their terms on January 1, 2016 and will be formally introduced at the Chamber’s Annual Banquet on Friday, January 29, 2016.

Returning Edmond Chamber Board of Directors include: Dr. Linda Banks, University of Central Oklahoma; Brian Blundell, BancFirst; Gail Carr, Genesis Designs; Karin Dallas, ProTecht LLC; Ron Decker, Innovative Healthcare Systems; Dr. John deSteiguer, Oklahoma Christian University; Tom Friedemann, Francis Tuttle Technology Center; Pam Gonzaque, Allegiance Credit Union; Phil Kerbo; Randy Matthews, Matthews Funeral Home; Jan Moran, AT&T; Jeff Parduhn, Pelco Products; Scott Thompson, Lester, Loving & Davies, PC; Bret Towne, Edmond Public Schools; and Lisa Wilson, OU Medical Center Edmond. 

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, Vice President – Communications & Marketing, at 405-341-2808 or email at [email protected].