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Meet Your Chamber Team

Todd Mell, Chair LHB

Phil Johnson, Vice Chair McGough Construction

Nicole Karnowski, Secretary Metamorphosis CCT

Micki Wojtysiak, Treasurer Reliable Insurance Agency

Kimberly Parmeter Hermantown Area Chamber

Bill King, Past Chair Sky King Tactical

Carol Valentini Valentini's Restaurant

Haily Landigran* Hermantown Schools

Janet Broin Amity Creek Homes

Jeramy Katchuba YMCA

Katie Kaz Miller Hill Mall

Keli Casey Big Frog

Kristin Reinsch Kolar

Lilly Orman* Proctor Public Schools

Neal Ronquist Duluth News Tribune

Patrick Miner Miner's Inc.

Paul Raj St. Luke's Hospital

Shawn Crowser Share Advantage Credit Union

Tom Werner Duluth Airport Authority

2022 Executive Committee 

Todd Mell, Chair 
LHB 

Phil Johnson, Vice Chair 
McGough Construction 

Nikki Karnowski, Secretary 
Metamorphosis CCT 

Micki Wojtysiak, Treasurer 
Reliable Insurance Agency 

Bill King, Immediate Past Chair 
Cirrus Aircraft 

Kimberly Parmeter, President & CEO 
Hermantown Area Chamber of Commerce 

2022 Board Members 

Carol Valentini, Valentini’s 

Janet Broin, Amity Creek Homes 

Jeramy Katchuba, YMCA 

Katie Kaz, Miller Hill Mall 

Keli Casey, Big Frog Custom T-shirts & More 

Kristin Reinsch, Kolar Chevrolet Buick GMC Cadillac

Neal Ronquist, Duluth News Tribune 

Patrick Miner, Miner’s Inc. 

Paul Raj, St. Luke’s Hospital 

Shawn Crowser, Share Advantage Credit Union 

Tom Werner, Duluth Airport Authority 

Haily Landigran*, Hermantown Community Schools

Lilly Orman*, Proctor Public Schools

*Associate Board Member 

Staff & Volunteers

Kimberly Parmeter, President & CEO   [email protected]  Schedule an appointment with Kimberly

Jenna Simonson, Office Manager / Executive Assistant  [email protected]

Olivia Sedlachek, Communications & Events Intern  [email protected]

Theresa French, Office & Events Volunteer  

Erin Virta, Events Associate 

[email protected]

 

Interested in board service?  Members in good standing who are interested in serving on the board of directors need to submit a letter of intent to the chamber office before August 1st.  A term is for 3 years, renewable for a second term.  Our nominating committee assesses the needs of the board and reviews any letters of interest in early Fall.

Purpose of a Board of Directors:

  • To govern based on documents and key information.
  • To focus on the strategic direction, mission, and goals of the organization
  • To support the organization with time, talent, and treasure
  • Fiduciary duties
  • To explore opportunities while being careful with resources
  • To develop policies and procedures
  • To manage risks

2022 Executive Committee 

Todd Mell, Chair 
LHB 

Phil Johnson, Vice Chair 
McGough Construction 

Nikki Karnowski, Secretary 
Metamorphosis CCT 

Micki Wojtysiak, Treasurer 
Reliable Insurance Agency 

Bill King, Immediate Past Chair 
Cirrus Aircraft 

Kimberly Parmeter, President & CEO 
Hermantown Area Chamber of Commerce 

2022 Board Members 

Carol Valentini, Valentini’s 

Janet Broin, Amity Creek Homes 

Jeramy Katchuba, YMCA 

Katie Kaz, Miller Hill Mall 

Keli Casey, Big Frog Custom T-shirts & More 

Kristin Reinsch, Kolar Chevrolet Buick GMC Cadillac

Neal Ronquist, Duluth News Tribune 

Patrick Miner, Miner’s Inc. 

Paul Raj, St. Luke’s Hospital 

Shawn Crowser, Share Advantage Credit Union 

Tom Werner, Duluth Airport Authority 

Haily Landigran*, Hermantown Community Schools

Lilly Orman*, Proctor Public Schools

*Associate Board Member 

Staff & Volunteers

Kimberly Parmeter, President & CEO   [email protected]

Schedule an appointment with Kimberly

Jenna Simonson, Office Manager / Executive Assistant  [email protected]

Olivia Sedlachek, Communications & Events Intern  [email protected]

Theresa French, Office & Events Volunteer

Erin Virta, Events Associate 

[email protected]

Interested in board service?  Members in good standing who are interested in serving on the board of directors need to submit a letter of intent to the chamber office before August 1st.  A term is for 3 years, renewable for a second term.

Purpose of a Board of Directors:

  • To govern based on documents and key information.
  • To focus on the strategic direction, mission, and goals of
    the organization
  • To support the organization with time, talent, and treasure.
  • Fiduciary duties
  • To explore opportunities while being careful with resources
  • To develop policies and procedures
  • To manage risks