Meet Our Board

The Duluth Area Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors is comprised of a group of local business leaders. Board members serve three-year terms and represent a diversified group of professions from various business sectors.

Within the Board of Directors, an Executive Committee is appointed to act for and on behalf of the Board of Directors when the Board is not in session. This group is accountable to the Board for its actions. The Executive Committee is composed of the Chair of the Board, Past Chair, Chair-Elect, Vice Chairs and the President. The Chair of the Board will serve as Chair of the Executive Committee.

Join us in recognizing these dedicated leaders for their dedication to our Chamber, its members, and Duluth’s business community.

2021-2022 Executive Committee

Daniel Fanning
Daniel FanningChair
Lake Superior College
Aaron Kelly
Aaron KellyChair Elect
LHB, Inc.
Karen Stromme
Karen StrommePast Chair
UMD Athletics
Renee Appel Mattson
Renee Appel MattsonVice Chair Policy
Trinity Creek Consulting
Matt Baumgartner
Matt BaumgartnerPresident
Duluth Area Chamber of Commerce
Jon Birkeland
Jon BirkelandVice Chair Events
Bell Bank
Sara Cole
Sara ColeVice Chair At Large
Duluth Area Family YMCA
Dr. Chiamaka Enemuoh
Dr. Chiamaka EnemuohVice Chair Fuse & Leadership Duluth
Lifestone Health Care, Inc.
Steve Glonchak
Steve GlonchakTreasurer
Members Cooperative Credit Union

2021-2022 Board of Directors

Jeff Anderson
Jeff Anderson
Boat Club and Vanilla Bean Restaurants
Renee Appel Mattson
Renee Appel Mattson
Trinity Creek Consulting
Matt Baumgartner
Matt Baumgartner
Duluth Area Chamber of Commerce
Jon Birkeland
Jon Birkeland
Bell Bank
Michael Boeselager
Michael Boeselager
St. Luke’s
Jennifer Cady
Jennifer Cady
Minnesota Power – An ALLETE Company
Scott Christensen
Scott Christensen
Midwest Communications
Sara Cole
Sara Cole
Duluth Area Family YMCA
Pat deGrood
Pat deGrood
The Jamar Company
Dr. Chiamaka Enemuoh
Dr. Chiamaka Enemuoh
Lifestone Health Care, Inc.
Daniel Fanning
Daniel Fanning
Lake Superior College
Steve Glonchak
Steve Glonchak
Members Cooperative Credit Union
Annie Harala
Annie Harala
Northland Constructors of Duluth, LLC
Kenzie Hohman
Kenzie Hohman
Essentia Health
Tiffany Hughes
Tiffany Hughes
A&L Properities
Rachel Johnson
Rachel Johnson
Precision Pipeline, LLC
Aaron Kelly
Aaron Kelly
LHB, Inc.
Jill Keppers
Jill Keppers
Duluth Housing & Redevelopment Authority
Dr. Barbara McDonald
Dr. Barbara McDonald
The College of St. Scholastica
Karen Stromme
Karen Stromme
UMD Athletics

The Duluth Area Chamber of Commerce serves as the premier advocate for commerce and industry. Through facilitating interaction among business, government, education, labor, and the greater community, the Chamber actively creates innovative opportunities for business to advance within local and global economies. The Chamber encourages fairness in the political process by serving to help educate our members rather than endorsing or supporting political parties or affiliations.

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