Grandville Jenison Chamber Board of Directors
Board Members serve voluntarily to share their individual talents to make a positive contribution, examine all issues and review goals to ensure the sustainability of the chamber for years to come.
As a local, Christian, non-profit, organization Sunset believes in supporting community. Being involved in the Grandville Jenison Chamber of Commerce is an excellent opportunity to give back.”
President, -Joel Elsenbroek , Sunset Home Services, Term: 2017
““I have enjoyed working with business owners in the Grandville and Jenison area to promote both communities and build a stronger base of locally owned and operated businesses. As a graduate of Grandville High School, a current resident of Jenison, and a practicing attorney in Downtown Grandville, my roots run deep around here and it has been a joy to serve on the board of the Grandville-Jenison Chamber of Commerce. I look forward to partnering with you to make Grandville and Jenison a thriving, vibrant place to live, work, and conduct business.”
Vice President – Stephanie Tuttle, Bolhouse, Baar & Hofstee, PC, Term 2017
Joining the board of the Grandville/Jenison Chamber of Commerce has been a humbling experience. I have found this opportunity exciting to be able to learn from my peers and give back to local Grandville/Jenison business. I look forward to being able to continue developing relationships and creating value within the local area.
Treasurer , Eric Gibbs Nauta, Steensma Accounting Services, Term 2018
I see it as a privilege to be a part of the Grandville / Jenison Chamber Board, and hope through my personal and professional life experiences, I will have a positive effect on promoting the growth in the communities that have had the greatest impact in my life.
Secretary , Steve Miedema, Kent Record Management Inc., Term: 2017
I enjoy serving on the Grandville Jenison Chamber Board because I am passionate about the great things this chamber does for our community’s businesses and residents. It’s a true honor to be able to help lead alongside committed individuals on the board and our committees.”
Past President – Brian Maring, Service Express Term: 2017
Having been in business since 1982 in the Grandville ,Jenison area I have benefitted greatly from the citizens, businesses and chamber of our community. As a member of the board of the Grandville/Jenison Chamber of commerce I have the ability to now give back to the community that helped and supported my business for the last 33 years.
Director – Tom Doyle, Distinctive Catering, Term : 2017
As a new member to the Grandville/Jenison Chamber I have found everyone to be so supportive and friendly. Within a short amount of time of being a member, business has increased and very beneficial in learning new business techniques within the business community. I look forward to working with the Chamber and helping other retailers and businesses grow with this great community that we live in.
Director , Cheryl Thomas, Cheryl’s Cottage Home & Clothing Boutique Term: 2018
I am grateful for the opportunity to serve on the Board because I believe in the mission of the Chamber and its impact on small businesses and the Grandville Jenison community. I value the way that the Chamber fosters community and business collaboration. Involvement in meetings and events allows me to engage with some of West Michigan’s finest and to build valuable relationships!
Director, Kelly Mansfield, Pioneer Business Insurance Agency: Term 2018
I earned my Bachelor’s Degree from Minot State University in North Dakota and my graduate degree from Michigan State University. My career focus has always been on people – assessing needs and finding creative ways to meet them. Since becoming involved with the Chamber, I’ve learned about the power of networking and the importance of building relationships, and how people make the difference in business. I look forward to the opportunity to serve on the Board of Directors and continue to grow personally and professionally while working with other local businesses to strengthen the local community. Director, Sarah Boucher, International Experience, Term: 2018
I look forward to the opportunity of serving on the Grandville/Jenison Chamber Board. Florentines has been in the community for 45 years. I would like to get more involved with the different events and be more aware of what’s actually happening in the neighborhoods along with meeting new people.
Director, Kelly Gayle, Florentine Ristorante/Lounge Term 2019
I look forward to serving on the Grandville/Jenison Chamber Board to give back and serve the two communities that have supported Ottawa Kent Insurance for over 40 years. Both of these communities have very positive things happening in each of them and look forward to helping the residents and businesses continue to succeed
Director, Tim Hile, Ottawa Kent Term 2019
I am honored to be a part of the Chamber Board. I am proud to be a part of a community that honors its history and family values through its robust business environment. Since Excel Electric’s founding in 1983, it has been exciting to see our family business grow alongside this flourishing local economy. I say thank you to all of the businesses in the area for calling the Grandville/Jenison area your business home!
Director, Tom Kraal, Excel Electric Term 2019
I believe that growing relationships between business helps to create healthy growth and community. I look forward to bringing my 25 years of business ownership to the table and learning from other board members. I’m excited to see what the chamber does in the future and honored to be part of the Board.
Director Dave Tosh, Grandville Trailer Term 2019
Ken Krombeen, City of Grandville ; Dan Carlton, Georgetown Township; Roger Bearup, Grandville Public Schools; Tom Tenbrink, Jenison Public Schools