Board of Directors & Staff

Want to serve on The Pride Chamber Board?

Board Member Elections are coming up!  Elections will be held on Wednesday, December 4th, 2019 at the Annual meeting and December Business Connect hosted by Tupperware. We have 6 board positions on the ballot. Some existing board members are at the end of their term and are planning to re-run. If you have any questions, please email us at

Important: The deadline to turn in your application is Nov. 15

In order to apply for a board position, you must meet certain criteria, beyond just being an MBA member and submitting the application form. Here are some of the requirements:

  1. Three (3) or more years of professional business experience.
  2. Commitment to the MBA Mission Statement, Guiding Principles, and Code of Ethics.
  3. Ability to be in attendance at the Annual Meeting, as well as monthly board meetings and other chamber events
  4. Been a business level member in good standing for more than six (6) months
  5. Additionally, you must be able to attend the annual retreat in January 2020
Kellie Parkin
Executive Director
Tom Yaegers
Sherri Absher
Vice President, Operations
Cathy Keene
Michael Deeying
Board Secretary
Dawn Kallio
Board Member, at large
James Llewellyn
Board Member, at large
Brianna Rockmore
Board Member, at large
Jerry Warner
Board Member, at large
Mac Wren
Board Member, at large
Nate West
Board Member, Come Out With Pride Liaison