Gander Chamber of Commerce announces new executive
Chair anticipates busy year to come
The Gander and Area Chamber of Commerce has elected its new team of leaders.
The new board of directors, chosen at the group’s AGM March 27, includes Mike Ball, Wanda Pittman, Sean Pittman, Rocky Strong, Gerald Ralph and Pauline Vallis. The area director is Kirk White, with Debby Yannakidis serving as past chair. Sonja Maloney and Rod French will serve as the vicechair and chair, respectively.
“The past year has been a busy year for our board and I am sure 2018 will be a continuation,” French said in a statement released March 28. “With such a dynamic and diverse group of individuals at the board table, I look forward to new visions and ideas for our chamber.
“The 2018 board of directors is a great mix of new and experienced individuals, which makes for a well-balanced board to work for our members.”
The chamber represents more than 300 members and advocates for businesses in rural Newfoundland and Labrador.