Staff, Board and Volunteers

Chamber Staff

Jak Massey

Jak Massey

Executive Director

Jak is in the office M, W, F mid-day to answer all of your chamber-related questions while she helps keep the Chamber running smoothly.

Jak stays busy overseeing the day-to-day Chamber operations, managing member accounts and facilitating our all of our Member hosted events, such as:

  • Maintaining the membership database and responsible for all chamber correspondence
  • Managing reservations for use of the Chamber facilities (for events held during and after work hours)
  • Organizing all aspects for our monthly networking events (Coffee & Commerce and Happy Hour)
  • Scheduling and facilitating Ribbon Cutting Ceremonies (typically on per month)
  • Publishing SCC Newsletter (the first of each month) and our SCC Bulletins (throughout the month)
  • Attending City Council Meetings for regular check-ins with our local municipalities
  • Participating in community events (through promotion and/or attending on behalf of the Chamber)
  • Organizing meetings with our Chamber Ambassador Committees and our Annual Awards Banquet

She will always make time to meet with our members to review benefits, discuss partnerships and offer ideas for promotion. Supporting our business community is our priority.  Jak’s passion to serve, advocate and encourage our local communities is reflected in her efforts and wants to ensure that those who join and/or renew membership with our South Columbia County Chamber of Commerce membership are getting a return on their investment.

 

Board of Directors

Ronda Hills

Ronda Hills

Board President

Ticor Title
Board Term Expires 2025

Kyle Boggs

Kyle Boggs

Board Vice President

Columbia River PUD
Board Term Expires 2025​

Haley Iverson

Haley Iverson

Board Secretary

Edward Jones
Board Term Expires 2023

Daron Wallace

Daron Wallace

Board Treasurer

Hurliman CPA
Board Term Expires 2025

 

David Wayslenko

David Wayslenko

Board Member

Hagan Hamilton Insurance Solutions
Board Term Expires 2023

Open Position

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Board Member

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Board Member

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Board Member

Interested in becoming a Board Member?

Want to make a difference in our business community?

If you have a passion for local business and are a Chamber member in good standing, we would love to talk to you. Board positions are a three-year commitment and board members should expect to spend about 5-10 hours a month dedicated to chamber strategy and activities.

To apply, email the chamber mgr@sccchamber.org Please include your contact info and a short cover letter about why you believe a Chamber of Commerce is important to the business community.

Chamber Ambassador Program

Our Chamber Ambassador Program is for Chamber Members who want to volunteer for the Chamber. Our 4 Committees assist with event support, marketing/member support programs, and maintaining the Chamber facilities. If you would like to know more and/or request to serve as an Ambassador on a committee, please let us know.

Ambassador Program Committees (updated August 2023)

Networking Committee

  • Hailey Iverson, Chair/SCC Board Secretary
  • Rachael Barry, Co-Chair
  • Claire Catt, Ambassador
  • Marc Knutson, Ambassador
  • Jason Moon, Ambassador 

Event Committee

  • Ronda Hills, Chair/SCC Board President
  • Shane Kennedy, Co-Chair
  • Leann Lambell, Ambassador
  • Judy Thompson, Ambassador

Marketing Committee

  • Kyle Boggs, Chair/SCC Board Vice President
  • Mark Pachecho, Co-Chair/Ambassador
  • Becki Bozart, Ambassador
  • Beth Moffett, Ambassador
  • Simona Hudova, Ambassador

Building Use Committee

  • Dave Wayslenko, Chair/SCC Board Member
  • Daron Wallace, Co-Chair/SCC Board Treasurer
  • Sam Ketcham, Ambassador
  • Brady Prehiem, Ambassador

Contact Jak for more information about becoming a Chamber Ambassador and being an advocate for local business.

 

Our governing principles

Our bylaws are what helps direct us, and our mission.

Bylaws are public record, and you may download the most current version here.

Board meetings and minutes

While invite members to join our meetings and become involved with the Chamber. The board meets on the second Tuesday of the month from 3:30pm – 5pm.
We are currently meeting via Zoom.

If you would like to attend a board meeting contact the Chamber office for the info.

Our board meeting minutes are available for review once approved the following month by the Board. To request a copy of these documents, please contact the Chamber office.

Questions will be reviewed and answered at the next board meeting. You do not need to be present, we will email you the response, however, we encourage members to attend our board meetings.

2022 Annual Meeting

We held our annual meeting via Zoom. If you missed it, watch the replay. If you have any questions please contact the chamber office.

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The South Columbia County Chamber is very grateful for our Platinum Level Sponsors

Grocery Outlet
Hurliman CPA
InRoads Credit Union
Port of Columbia County Logo
Cruise planners logo
RA Construction
Western Heating & Cooling
Hailey Iverson Edward Jones
City of St Helens
Columbia County Oregon Color Logo
spotlight logo
City of Scappoose Logo
Pactac Protective Solutions Logo
NEXT renewable logo

The Chamber is also excited to recognize our Gold Level Sponsors

mark lang logo
Mental Happiness logo
Columbia County Title & Escrow Services
meadowpark logo
columbia river pud logo
Hagan Hamilton
avermere at st. helens logo
NW Plumbing Services Logo
The Promise Church
Cardinal services logo
columbia funeral home logo
CHS Painting logo
HUdson Garbage
guild mortgage logo
Portrait homes logo
peak logo
understanding my medicare logo

The chamber also recognizes our Silver Level Sponsors

Mental Happiness logo
Mental Happiness logo
Caples house museum logo
Columbia County Title & Escrow Services
meadowpark logo

CASA logo
avermere at st. helens logo
Plymouth Pub logo
Chronicle logo
richardsons logo
Cardinal services logo
columbia funeral home logo
CHS Painting logo

HUdson Garbage
guild mortgage logo
waste management logo
Preheim Computers logo
scappoose adventist school logo
Real eye zing art logo

Click Here to Subscribe To Our Newsletter

Join our email list and stay in touch with the South Columbia County Chamber of Commerce. Get the latest updates on what’s happening at the chamber. We share information on local networking opportunities, local events, business classes, local news, chamber member spotlights, tourism information, and more.