Santa Maria Valley Chamber Staff Member joins Western Association of Chamber Executives Emerging Leaders Council

The Western Association of Chamber Executives (W.A.C.E.) announced the newest members of its Emerging Leaders Council during its annual conference yesterday.

The Council was formed to identify & recognize future leaders (all under 40) in W.A.C.E. and the chamber of commerce industry.

Members of the Council will be asked to provide program feedback and ideas for the good of W.A.C.E. and will serve as advisors to the association's Board and President.

The 5 chamber professionals joining the W.A.C.E. Emerging Leaders Council for a two-year term are:
 

  • Candace Carnahan - Grand Junction (Co) Chamber

  • Austin Regimbal - Tr-City Regional (WA) Chamber

  • Crystal Sayphraraj - Brea (CA) Chamber

  • Molly Schiff- Santa Maria Valley (CA) Chamber

  • Jessica Stuk - Greater Phoenix (AZ) Chamber


​W.A.C.E. is an association of chamber of commerce executives and staff professionals with members in 19 Western states and Canada designed to promote and enhance the professional development of chamber of commerce executives.

With approximately 800 members, W.A.C.E. is the largest state or regional association of chamber of commerce executives in the United States.