Your Chamber

Our Mission

We support business and economic strength.

Our Vision

A healthy business community advances quality of living and regional economic vitality.

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

Chamber Team

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Travis Stephens

President/Chief Executive Officer
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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 Services

Doug Hunt

Director of Entrepreneurship
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Alyssa Brown

Content Creator
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Melissa Williams

Administrative Assistant

Debra Anderson

Program Services Assistant
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Tyne Holt

Missouri Southern State University Intern

Regional Economic Development Partners

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Jake Heisten

Executive Director - MOKAN Partnership
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Amy Kauffman

Director of Workforce & Business Expansion - MOKAN Partnership

Executive Committee

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Betsy Kissel – Onin Staffing

Chair of the Board

Matt Stewart - Children's Center

Chair Elect of the Board

Jeremy Drinkwitz – Mercy Hospital

Past Chair of the Board
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Todd Chenault - Steve's Frame & Body Shop



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Jordan Bolinger

Liberty Utilities

Melodee Colbert-Kean

MEs Place, LLC
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Kim Cox

Ozark Gateway Association of REALTORS®
Steve Graddy

Steve Graddy

Freeman Health System
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Chad Evans

Arvest Bank
Chad Greer

Chad Greer

Corner Greer & Associates, Inc
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Lori Haun

Downtown Joplin

Howie Nunnelly

AMI Radio Group
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Mattie Crossland

Crossland Construction Company
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Katrina Richards

Leggett & Platt
Dustin Storm

Dustin Storm

Storm Cloud Marketing

Dr. Dean Van Galen

Missouri Southern State University
Jerrod Hogan

Jerrod Hogan

Anderson Engineering, Inc.

Ex Officio Directors, affiliations

John Bartosh

Jasper County Commissioner

Jim Dalrymple

Executive Vice President of Advancement, Ozark Christian College

Nick Edwards

City Manager
Brad Hodson

Dr. Brad Hodson

Vice President, Missouri Southern State University
Alex Gandy

Alex Gandy

Missouri Southern State University, Young Professionals Network
Kerry Sacheta

Dr. Kerry Sachetta

Superintendent, Joplin School District
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Daniel Swem

Newton County Commissioner
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Dr. Kenneth Heiles

Campus Dean, Kansas City University - Joplin
Melissa Smith

Melissa Smith

Crowder College

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