Greater Spokane Valley Chamber of Commerce Announces 2019 Board Members

News Release
For Immediate Release

January 30, 2019—The Greater Spokane Valley Chamber of Commerce officially welcomed a new Board Chairperson and installed four new board members at their annual Gala on January 18th.

Accepting the gavel from out-going Board Chair Erica Young of Anderson, Peretti and Co., was Kelly Fukai, the Western Region Government Affairs Manager for Schweitzer Engineering Laboratories. Kelly Fukai has served on the Board of Directors for the Chamber since 2017 and will serve a one-year term as Chair.

Additional new board members are:
• Brooke Baker Spink, Baker Construction & Development Inc.
• Tammy Fleiger, STCU
• Tom Reese, Katerra
• Melanie Rose, Avista

The Greater Spokane Valley Chamber of Commerce also thanked the outgoing board members for their years of service:

• Barry Baker, Baker Construction & Development Inc., also Past Chair 2014
• Belinda Caillouet, Looking Glass Consulting
• Dave Thompson, Dave’s Bar and Grill
• John Guarisco, MDI Marketing, also Past Chair 2013
Below is a complete list of the 2019 Greater Spokane Valley Chamber of Commerce Board:

Executive Committee/Officers
Kelly Fukai, Schweitzer Engineering Laboratories
Kevin Rasler—Chair Elect, Inland Empire Paper Company
Lance Beck—President & CEO, Greater Spokane Valley Chamber of Commerce
Erica Young—Past Chair, Anderson, Peretti & Co., CPA’s, P.S.
Jeff Adams—Vice Chair, Horizon Credit Union
Kelli Pearson—Vice Chair, Pearson & Weary Pain Relief Clinic
Paul Read—Treasurer, Journal of Business
Julie Van Wormer—Secretary, Architects West
Tami Yager—Member-At-Large, Waste Management

Board Members
Matt Albright, Providence Health Care
Brooke Baker Spink, Baker Construction & Development Inc.
Phil Champlin, HUB Sports Center
Dave Cox, Spokane Community College
Tammy Fleiger, STCU
Steve Florance, Inland Northwest Insurance
Joe Frank, Greenstone Corp.
Kary Gibbs, US Bank
Gordon Hester, Kiemle & Hagood Company
Kevin Person, Wagstaff, Inc.
Bonnie Quinn, QUINN
Greg Repetti, MultiCare Valley Hospital
Melanie Rose, Avista
Tom Reese, Katerra
Ben Small, Central Valley School District
Tracey St. Onge, Washington Trust Bank

The Greater Spokane Valley Chamber of Commerce the unifying business force dedicated to community vitality and economic prosperity for the Greater Spokane Valley. The Chamber is a non-profit 501(c)(6) organization. For more information, visit spokanevalleychamber.org.

Photo Caption: (Left to Right) Kevin Person, Wagstaff, Inc.; Dave Cox, Spokane Community College; Ben Small, Central Valley School District; Erica Young, Peretti & Co., CPA’s, P.S.; Julie Van Wormer, Architects West; Melanie Rose, Avista; Kelly Fukai, Schweitzer Engineering Laboratories, Inc.; Tammy Fleiger, STCU; Steve Florance, Inland Northwest Insurance; Tom Reese, Katerra; Kelli Pearson, Pearson & Weary Pain Relief Clinic; Tracey St. Onge, Washington Trust Bank; Tami Yager, Waste Management; Kary Gibbs, US Bank

Front Row: (kneeling), Phil Champlin, HUB Sports; Joe Frank, Greenstone Homes

Not pictured: Greg Repetti, MultiCare Valley Hospital; Kevin Rasler, Inland Empire Paper Co.; Jeff Adams, Horizon Credit Union; Paul Read, Journal of Business; Matt Albright, Providence Health Care; Brooke Baker Spink, Baker Construction and Development, Inc.; Gordon Hester, Kiemle & Hagood Company; Bonnie Quinn, QUINN