The Richfield Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors is composed of thirteen (13) members one-third of whom shall be elected annually to serve for three (3) years, or until their successors are elected and have qualified. The Nominating Committee has identified the candidates to fill the available seats with terms beginning January 1, 2015.
There are three available board seats: Pablo Muríllo and Gordy Ecklund will be rolling off the board effective December 31, 2014 and Mary Everett’s vacated seat remains available. Candidates are: Jason Kriegel, Business Program Chair – Minnesota School of Business; Colleen Nagle – Regional Manager, Knight Barry Title; and Kristie Beauchaine – Director of Sales, Candlewood Suites.
Chamber bylaws also provide for nomination by petition. A petition with signatures from ten qualified Chamber members must be filed within ten (10) days after this notice has been posted.
A Qualified Chamber Member is:
- An Active Member in good standing
- Willing and able to attend scheduled meetings
- Willing and able to accept the responsibility of a directorship
If no other names are submitted by the petition process, the Chamber Board will take action to elect the candidates.
Thanks to all who serve on the Richfield Chamber Board of Directors for their service to the Chamber and the community. Questions about the board election process may be directed to Angie Schaefbauer, President of the Richfield Chamber of Commerce OR Laura Barrett, 2014 Board Chair of the Richfield Chamber of Commerce.