The Ambassadors represent the Chamber Members in the business community. They attend ribbon cuttings, grand openings, awards presentations, luncheons, as well as many other Chamber events.
The Ambassadors Association plays a vital role in the Bellevue Chamber of Commerce acting as the official welcoming committee of the Chamber. The committee works to strengthen relationships with Chamber members and increase awareness of the benefits, programs and initiatives of the Chamber.
Why you should be an Ambassador
Networking: Meet business leaders for potential and social contacts.
Obtain an insider’s perspective to the Bellevue business community.
Invitations to Ribbon Cuttings, Groundbreakings, and other Chamber events with weekly updates.
Gain knowledge of resources and leads through the Chamber and fellow Ambassadors.
Exposure of your name and company before the business community.
Recognition awards for outstanding service
Recognized on Chamber website.
If you are not presently a member of this fun group, consider the benefits of joining this dynamic volunteer organization. The Ambassadors are known around town for their friendly smiles. They proudly serve the community as dedicated and diplomatic envoys to spread goodwill appearing at ribbon cuttings and other Chamber events. If you want to make new friends, network and lend support to new and established business owners, please consider joining the Ambassadors.
2016 updated AMBASSADOR HANDBOOK for more information and guidance on the Greater Bellevue Area Chamber of Commerce Ambassador program.
Ambassador Chair Karissa Williams Offutt Collision Repair
Ambassador Vice Chair Cindy Dropinski Pavilion at Twin Creek
Secretary Marie Meyers Candlewood Suites
Donna Billington ENCOR – Cass Sarpy Industries
Ashley Brandenburger Great Western Bank
John Cromwell Bellevue Leader/Omaha World Herald
Joel Dighans First Command Financial
Sarah Dighans Heartland Family Service
Angela Durham Thirty-One Gifts
Bill Fletcher Papillion Sanitation/Waste Connections NE
Kimberly Gruber Sam’s Club
Bryon Holen Plat1num One Financial and Insurance Services
Jeri Hunter JL Hunter Tax Service
Paul Lambert Jeff Henry Chevrolet
Brandon Marriott First National Bank
Ashley O’Neal SignIT
Matt Ricchini State Farm Insurance
Duane Safarik NP Dodge Real Estate
Dorene Sherman Retired
Wendy Walker SAC Federal Credit Union
Tonya Wilkinson Chick-fil-A
Tom Zuk Holland Basham Architects