• Board & Staff

  • President President

    Lisa Vanderkwaak is the owner of EmbroidMe, a Promotional Marketing company in Beaumont as well as the CEO and Founder of REAL U Speaking a Coaching company for women speakers, writers and entrepreneurs. 


  • Town of Beaumont Liaison Town of Beaumont Liaison

    Rob Mackin
    Director, Economic Development
  • Director of Membership Director of Membership

    Linda Kuhn is a journeyman Chef and owner/operator of Eagle’s Nest Catering Ltd.  She has been planning events and providing catering to Beaumont and area for over 20 years. Linda and her husband have 2 children.
  • Director of Marketing Director of Marketing

    Brett Levert is a professional internet ninja. He founded Leverb, a digital marketing and consulting company in Edmonton that can provide measurable results for YOUR business no matter where you are located.

  • Vice President Vice President

    Ambere Porter brings 15 years of not-for-profit expertise in organizational development to the role of Director of Policy to the Chamber. She is open-minded, transparent and values warm and professional relationships developed through consistent communication with clients and partners. Ambere is the mother of three awesome girls, has a Masters Degree in Business Leadership and loves to paint!

  • Director Director

    Brent Anderson is an Associate Broker successfully providing professional real estate services since 2010. He is driven, young, passionate, professional, proven, fun, ambitious, creative, and ready to listen to what you need. 

  • Director of Events Director of Events

    Karla Loeppky, Personal Training Specialist, founded Your Body Your Weigh in 2010.

    Karla has had passion for fitness since she was a young girl, first with dance and then with figure skating, which she continued in at a competitive level until she was 19 years old.

    In 2005, Karla discovered the Learn to Run Program and with the assistance of cross training in the gym with weights, lost over 50 pounds.

    Soon after that Karla decided to take her personal training certificate in 2009. Since then she has completed other certifications and training and continues to grow her knowledge and passion to bring into every session with you.
  • Past President Past President

    Ron Hanchurak 


  • Director of Communications Director of Communications

    Jessica Laccetti, Ph.D, is a digital communications expert. Jessica can tell your business story to expand your reach and drive engagement. Since 2000 Jessica has been combining her love of words with technology. Jessica runs her own consulting firm, is an adjunct professor at the University of Alberta, and volunteers in her community. 

  • Treasurer Treasurer

    Kelly Hoy


  • Director of Policies Director of Policies

    Bill McNamara is a licensed real estate professional at Gordon WR King & Associates Real Estate Corp, he owns MACNAM Consulting, and he previously served two terms as Councilor for the Town of Beaumont.

  • Executive Assistant Executive Assistant

    Sacha Knorr

    Executive Assistant

  • New Members

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