Meet our Board of Directors

This devoted group of volunteer directors personify dedication to community, and commitment to making Salem a great place where business can prosper and families can live, work, play and shop. They represent a diverse cross-section of businesses in both size and sector.

Business size by number of employees
Small Employer: 0-25   Medium Employer: 26-50   Large Employer: 51 or More
Note: 70% of Salem Chamber members employ 10 or fewer employees

Executive Team

Barb Hacke-Resch

President

Barb Hacke-Resch
Summit Wealth Management
Type of Business: Financial Services
Business Size: Small

 

Ryan Allbritton

Past President

Ryan Allbritton
U.S. Bank
Type of Business: Financial Services
Business Size: Large

 

Brent DeHart

President Elect

Brent DeHart
Northwestern Mutual
Type of Business: Financial Services
Business Size: Small

 

Bruce Anderson

Vice President – Business Advocacy

Bruce Anderson
NW Natural
Type of Business: Utility Company
Business Size: Large

 

T.J. Sullivan

Vice President – Membership

T.J. Sullivan
Huggins Insurance in partnership with Bliss Sequoia
Type of Business: Insurance
Business Size: Small

 

LeAnn Keim

Vice President – Events & Programs

LeAnn Keim
Columbia Bank
Type of Business: Financial Services
Business Size: Large

 

Jim Bauer

Treasurer

Jim Bauer
Willamette University
Type of Business: Schools, Academic, Colleges & Universities
Business Size: Large

 

 

Board of Directors

Marin Arreola III

Marin Arreola III
Advanced Economic Solutions Inc.
Type of Business: Consultants
Business Size: Small

 

Curt Arthur

Curt Arthur
Sperry Van Ness Commercial Real Estate Advisors
Type of Business: Real Estate – Commercial & Investment
Business Size: Small

 

Patricia Callihan-Bowman

Patricia Callihan-Bowman
Express Employment Professionals
Type of Business: Employment Services
Business Size: Small

 

Cort Garrison

Cort Garrison
Salem Health
Type of Business: Health Care
Business Size: Large

 

Dr. Abby Heppner

Dr. Abby Heppner
Heppner Chiropractic, LLC
Type of Business: Physicians & Surgeons – Chiropractic
Business Size: Small

 

Eric Jamieson

Eric Jamieson
Garrett Hemann Robertson P.C.
Type of Business: Law Firm
Business Size: Large

 

Terrence Kuenzi

Terrence Kuenzi
Kuenzi & Company, LLC
Type of Business: Accounting & Tax Services
Business Size: Small

 

Jim Lewis

Jim Lewis
Salem Association of Realtors
Type of Business: Associations
Business Size: Small

 

John K. Miller

John K. Miller
Courthouse Fitness
Type of Business: Health Club
Business Size: Large

 

John Pataccoli

John Pataccoli
Redhawk Vineyard & Winery
Type of Business: Winery
Business Size: Small

 

Selma Moon Pierce, DDS

Selma Moon Pierce, DDS
Type of Business: Health Care
Business Size: Small

 

Steve Silberman

Steve Silberman
Gannett Company, Inc.
Type of Business: News Publishing
Business Size: Large

 

Wendy Veliz

Wendy Veliz
Portland General Electric
Type of Business: Utility Company
Business Size: Large

 

Caleb Williams

Caleb Williams
Saalfeld Griggs PC
Type of Business: Law Firm
Business Size: Medium