2019 Board of Directors

The number one goal at the Cottage Grove Area Chamber of Commerce it to create a strong local economy. Our Mission is to promote economic vitality through advocacy and collaboration with its members and the larger community.  We hope you will feel free to bring your thoughts to the Executive Director or any member of the Board of Directors on any of the issues facing our community and our Chamber, now and in the future.

2019 Goals

Focus on Member Recruitment and Retention

Provide Value Proposition to Members

Create Organizational Health & Sustainability

Define Chamber’s Role in Tourism

The Cottage Grove Area Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors consists of 5 Officers and up to 10 Directors.  Director seats have two year term limits to ensure a regular rotation of energy and perspective from within our membership.  Positions are open to chamber members and elections take place in the fall each year.  If you'd like to become more involved with Cottage Grove's business community and help guide the direction of the Chamber's efforts, please review the roles & responsibilities of a board member and fill out a board application.  Completed applications can be submitted to the Chamber office at 700 E. Gibbs for consideration in the next election. 

If you’d like more information please contact the Chamber office (541) 942-2411, or one of our dedicated board members.  If you're not quite ready to commit to a board position, we are always seeking new members for various chamber committees such as; Promotions, Tourism & Events, Training, Education & Membership, the Ambassadors, Task Forces and more.

Danny Solesbee
Danny Solesbee
President
5 Flying Monkeys
Ruth Linoz
Ruth Linoz
Secretary
South Lane Wheels
Gary Manly
Gary Manly
Treasurer
Cottage Grove Sentinel
Brent Hoover
Brent Hoover
Director
The Grove Cafe & Lounge
Cameron Reiten
Cameron Reiten
Director
Legislative Committee Chair
KNND 1400 Radio
Candace Solesbee
Candace Solesbee
Director
Shampoo Dolls Salon
Chrissy Chapman
Chrissy Chapman
Director
Covered Bridge Brewing Group
Dale Smith
Dale Smith
Director
Coast Fork Feed Company
Judd Van Gorder
Judd Van Gorder
Director
Carousel House B&B and Catering
Shane May
Shane May
Director
Emerald Fitness Club
Larry Sullivan
Larry Sullivan
Advisor
South Lane School District
Richard Meyers
Richard Meyers
Advisor
City Manager
City of Cottage Grove
Ryan Gifford
Travis Palmer
Travis Palmer
Executive Director
Beth Martin
Beth Martin
Office Manager
Mavis Bradsby
Mavis Bradsby Bookkeeper