Board of Directors

2019/20 Board of Directors

Board members are elected for a term of three years by the membership. Each director may stand for election for two additional terms. After serving three terms in total, directors may be re-elected to the board after stepping off the board for one term of three years. The bylaws allow for nine directors with three directors elected each year.

The executive is comprised of the president/chair, vice-president/vice-chair, finance chair and executive member-at-large. These positions are filled at a reorganizational meeting prior to the first board meeting after the annual meeting.

The board has one part-time staff person, Executive Director Brenda Desjardins.

John Magri, President
John Magri, president, is general manager for WM Dyck & Sons. He has served on the board for since 2013 and was chamber treasurer in 2015 and 2016.
Amanda Wiens, Vice-president
Amanda Wiens, vice-president, is with Wiens Furniture and Appliances. She was elected to the board in 2018.
Elvin Krahn, Treasurer
Elvin Krahn, treasurer, is senior account manager with BDC. He joined the board in 2018.
Karen Albaugh, Executive member

Karen Albaugh,executive member, owns done hair, skin, nails. She is vice-president and has served as a director of the chamber since 2013.
Andy Anderson, Director
Andy Anderson is an insurance broker with Rempel Insurance. He has served as a director of the chamber since 2011. 
Ben Dueck, Director
Ben Dueck is president of Cantera Leadership. He joined the board of the chamber in 2019.
Doug Dyck, Director
Doug Dyck is the owner of Heritage Lane Builders. He has served on the board since 2011.
Nick Bergmann, Director
Nick Bergmann is a realtor with RE/MAX One Group. He joined the board in 2019.
Bryan Trottier, Director
Bryan Trottier owns Trotco Electric. He has served as a director of the chamber since 2016.