Your Chamber

Our Mission

The mission of the Joplin Area Chamber of Commerce is to improve the economic prosperity and quality of life in the Joplin region; and to be the principal advocate for, and provider of services to, its business community.

Below are the core functions of the Chamber to meet the needs of our business community:

Chamber Team


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Tonya Sprenkle

Chief Financial Officer/Vice President
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Lisa Kelly

Executive Assistant

Debby Chaligoj

Finance Manager
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Erin Slifka

Marketing & Public Information Manager
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Stephanie McGrew

Special Events Manager
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Reggie Powers

Membership Sales Strategist
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Tony Robyn

Director of Business Attraction & Retention - MOKAN Partnership
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Loni Smith

Director of Small Business Incubation

Ashton Chapman

Director of Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion
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Lea Schroer

Administrative Assistant

Debra Anderson

Program Services Assistant

Gary Shipman

Facilities Maintenance Coordinator

Patrick Haase

Facilities Maintenance Assistant
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Alyssa Brown

Content Creator
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Grace Sitton

Graphic Designer, MSSU Internship

Executive Committee

Kelli Perigo – Freeman Health System

Chairman of the Board

Jerrod Hogan – Anderson Engineering, Inc.

Past Chairman of the Board

Jeremy Drinkwitz – Mercy Hospital

Chairman Elect of the Board

Todd Chenault - Steve's Frame & Body Shop

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Betsy Kissel – Onin Staffing

Economic / Workforce Development Services Vice Chairman


Melodee Colbert-Kean

MEs Place, LLC

Brandon Davis

Davis CPA Group, LLC

Vickie Dudley

Children's Center

Chad Greer

Corner Greer & Associates, Inc

Rick Grise

Able Manufacturing & Assembly, LLC

Jacqueline Hackett

Hackett Hot Wings

Mark Johnson

Southwest Missouri Bank

Julie Larson

Hampshire Pet Products

Dr. Alan Marble

Missouri Southern State University

Matt McConnell

Crossland Construction Company
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Katrina Richards

Leggett & Platt

Dustin Storm

Storm Cloud Marketing

Ex Officio Directors, affiliations

John Bartosh

Jasper County Commissioner

Jim Dalrymple

Executive Vice President of Advancement, Ozark Christian College

Nick Edwards

City Manager

Mike Gray

Chairman, Joseph Newman Innovation & Technology Center Advisory Committee

Dr. Brad Hodson

Vice President, Missouri Southern State University
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Kayla McCollum

Connections Abilities Resources, Young Professionals Network
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Dr. Melinda Moss

Superintendent, Joplin School District

Bill Reiboldt

Newton County Commissioner

Dr. Laura Rosch

Campus Dean, Kansas City University - Joplin

Gary Shaw


Melissa Smith

Crowder College

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