Marie has lived in the small community of Palouse for over 30 years. She comes to the Chamber with many different job experiences, and describes herself as a “Jane of all trades”. Marie has four children, Jennifer, Kristin, Matthew, and Mitchell, and three grandchildren. Marie is involved in Pullman 2040, Kiwanis, Palouse Audubon Society, Palouse Knowledge Corridor, Pullman Lions Club, and is a past chair of the Washington Chamber of Commerce Executives (WCCE). Staff Responsibilities: She is responsible to the Board of Directors for a full range of activities — coordination of the program of work; organizational structure and procedures; motivation of volunteering; income and expenditures; maintenance of membership; employment, training and supervision of staff; interpretation of policy; maintenance of quarters; and long and short-range planning. Marie enjoys the work of the chamber and believes that The Palouse is the best place to live, work and do business. “I can’t think of anywhere else I’d rather be,” says Marie.
The business manager is responsible for the Chamber business activity, accounts payable, receivable, and payroll. She is also responsible for the Membership Directory and for corresponding with members through weekly newsletters and the Pullman Community Update. She coordinates the General Membership Luncheon each month, organizes workshops, and participates in the many Chamber events and fundraisers.
Tourism Promotions Manager
415 N. Grand Ave.
Pullman, WA 99163