Past Chairs of the Board of Directors, Madera Chamber of Commerce

Past Chairs of the Board of Directors, Madera Chamber of Commerce

In recognition of past leadership, the Madera Chamber of Commerce now displays a perpetual plaque in the Chamber office to honor our previous Board Chairs.  This plaque displays the names of those who served since our incorporation in 1973.

Year Name Business 
1972-73 Robert J. Emerson Bank of America
1973-74 Gary Oberti Tri-Valley Growers
1974-75 Dennis Chezick Chezick Realty
1975-76 Dr. Tal Carter Tal Carter, D.D.S.
1976-77 Don Floyd Century 21 Don Floyd & Associates
1977-79 Kathy Abshire Tot World
1978-79 Thomas R. Hagopian Associate Member
1979-80 Bobby Jackson Santa Barbara Savings
1980-81 Jon Basila Favini Company
1981-82 John Stephenson Woods & Goods
1982-83 Virgil Sperry Advanced Drainage Systems
1983-84 Allan Johnson Bank of American
1984-85 Gary Giersch Giersch & Olson, Inc.
1985-86 Ben Coulthard Farmer
1986-87 Lorrayne Sindt Gateway Travel
1987-88 Bobby Kahn Jr. Yocum, Kahn & Associates
1988-89 Ollie Scott Mid-Cal Rubber Company
1989-90 Mary Farrell Madera Community Hospital
1990-91 Tim Riley Kuckenbecker Tractor Company
1991-92 Don Bonander Vintage Buick
1992-93 Tim Hayes Realty World, Tim Hayes & Associates
1993-94 Tim Hayes Realty World, Tim Hayes & Associates
1994-95 Noreen Lattanzio Lattanzio Contracting
1995-96 Nancy Staggs Nancy Staggs, Attorney at Law
1996-97 Robert Poythress ValliWide Bank
1997-98 Gene Dupreau Madera Disposal
1998-99 Austin Wallestad Jack in the Box Restaurants
1999-00 Jim Tustison California Bank and Trust
2000-01 Gary Svanda Edward Jones Investments
2001-02 Wally Nishimoto Bridge Store
2002-03 Chris Mariscotti The Vineyard Restaurant
2003-04 Robert Poythress Bank of Madera County
2003-04 Chris Mariscotti The Vineyard Restaurant
2004-05 Chris Mariscotti The Vineyard Restaurant
2005-06 Melisa DaSilva 76 Buggy Shower Car Wash
2006-07 Herman Perez Pools by Ricketts
2007-08 Kirk Atamian Captain Kirks Wireless
2008-09 Kevin Herman The Specialty Crop Company
2009-10 Sally Bomprezzi City of Madera
2010-11 Brian Massetti Massetti Appliance
2011-13 Bret Mercer Quality Machinery Center
2013-15 Eugene Bell  Kings View: Skills4Success
2015-16 Liz Salas Central Valley Community Bank
2016-17 Dr. Jim Chin Retired Educator
2017-18 Dennis Smith General Building Supply