• Board & Staff

  • President President

    Curtis Haley
    Curtis has over 15 years of experience in the Financial Services industry, holding leadership positions in both retail and business banking. He's currently the Director of The ATB Financial Entrepreneur Centre.
    Throughout his career, Curtis has been involved with various Chamber of Commerce boards include Chair of the Grand Falls (NB) chamber for over 3 years.
    Curtis is originally from Eastern Canada and fully bilingual. Curtis and his family are proud residents of Beaumont since 2015.
  • Town of Beaumont Liaison Town of Beaumont Liaison

    Rob Mackin
    Director, Economic Development
    Rob joined the city of Beaumont as the Director of Economic Development in May 2018 and is excited to be part of this dynamic community.  Rob brings a broad range of experience to the Economic Development team in Beaumont with both private and public experience firmly under his belt. 
    Between 2013-2017, Rob was the Mayor of the Town of Hinton. Previous to taking the helm in Hinton, Rob co-owned a small business in Hinton and also worked as a consultant in the utility sector. Before moving to Hinton, Rob worked for over a decade in the utility sector in Calgary. Rob has also 
    worked in the technology and commercial real estate sector, and holds a Bachelor of Communications Degree in Public Relations.
  • Secretary Secretary

    Linda Kuhn
    Linda 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.
  • Vice President Vice President

  • Director Director

    Ron Hanchurak
    Owner of RPH Consulting Services, Ron is an industry guru that inspires mobile solutions, with has more than 45 years in the communications industry. Ron led the transition from the Beaumont Business Association to the Beaumont Chamber of Commerce, as the First Beaumont Chamber of Commerce President. 
  • Director of Events Director of Events


  • Director of Membership Director of Membership


  • Director of Policies Director of Policies

    Bill McNamara
    Bill 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.
  • Past President Past President

    Lisa Vanderkwaak
    Lisa has over 25 years of leadership experience, with a background and certifications as an Executive Coach and World Class Speaking Coach. 
    She is a recognized and respected communication expert, executive coach, and international speaker.  
    Being a high-capacity leader with extensive experience coaching motivated entrepreneurs and executive professionals,  Lisa is uniquely skilled at simplifying complex problems and creating actionable and effective solutions.
  • Director of Communications Director of Communications

    Jessica Laccetti, Ph.D
    Jessica is a digital communications expert. She is an adjunct professor at the University of Alberta where she has also had the opportunity to lecture at universities across Canada and the UK.
    Jessica also owns a consulting firm specializing in social media business & education strategy, social education, online learning, community management, customer/learner engagement, blogging.  She often consults for government, NPOs and SMEs usually with a focus on social media in relation to education/learning, transliteracy, new media, digital humanities or agriculture

  • Treasurer Treasurer

    Kelly Hoy


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