With her interest in growing sales and organizations, Karen accepted a position as President/CEO of the Western Lake County Chamber of Commerce in 2009 and then went on to accept the President/CEO position at the larger Willoughby Area Chamber of Commerce in 2013, where within four months, with the support of a collaborative strategic-minded board, merged Western Lake County Chamber with the Willoughby Chamber two Chambers to make the Willoughby Western Lake County Chamber of Commerce where Karen is presently the President/CEO. Karen enjoys the many opportunities to help small businesses to grow and thrive in western Lake County. In her free time she enjoys time with her husband and grown children.
Donna started as the Administrative Assistant with the Willoughby Area Chamber of Commerce in June 2010. She then became the Office Manager for the merged Willoughby Western Lake County Chamber of Commerce in 2013. She is responsible for the internal operations for the chamber and is the primary point of contact. She provides administrative support to the President/CEO and various chamber committees including Willoughby ArtsFest.
Membership & Event Coordinator
Tyler became the Membership & Event Coordinator in October of 2019. He has lived in Willoughby for several years now, but is originally from Geneva, Ohio. He graduated from Baldwin Wallace University in 2015 with a degree in Public Relations & a Minor in Marketing. In his spare time he runs a blog promoting the different restaurants in Ashtabula County, so promoting small business has always been a passion of his!