multipleindustry2Our Mission

The mission of the Chamber is to strengthen our business community through collaboration, engagement, and strategic partnerships.

Encouraging consumers to “Keep It Local” drives our success.

Athens Area Chamber of Commerce

2018 Board of Directors and Staff Members

FRONT ROW: Kristi Kinnard, Career Connections; Board Chair Candace Miller, OhioHealth O’Bleness Hospital; Board Vice Chair; Jennifer Kirksey-Fialko, Ohio University.

BACK ROW: David Mott, Mollica, Gall, Sloan, and Sillery; Geoff Morgan, Quidel Corporation; Shaun Gentner, The Laurels of Athens; Scott Kovalick, Ohio University Inn and Conference Center; Past Board Chair Kenneth Oehlers, Habitat for Humanity of Southeast Ohio; Chane Porter, Mark Porter Autoplex; Board Secretary Natalie Tevis, Airclaws

Not Pictured: Board Treasurer Cory Corrigan, Ohio University Credit Union

Portrait by Jim Korpi

2018 Board of Directors Application

2018 Board of Directors Leadership Pledge

Chamber Staff

Michelle Oestrike



Dawn Worley-Sims

Director of Operations


Jim Korpi

Graphic Designer