Contact

The Greater Phoenix Chamber would love to hear from you, regardless of your membership status. Call 602.495.2195, email info@phoenixchamber.com or contact a specific staff member below. If you are looking for a specific business or type of business, click here to access our online membership directory. For further information about visiting the Valley, click here to go to the website of the Greater Phoenix Convention & Visitors Bureau.

Greater Phoenix Chamber
201 N. Central Ave., Suite 2700  Phoenix, AZ 85004
P: 602.495.2195
F: 602.495.8913
info@phoenixchamber.com 


Executive Office

Todd Sanders has served as president & CEO of the Greater Phoenix Chamber since May 2009. He oversees a staff of 30 and works with the board of directors to develop and implement long-range goals and strategy for the state’s largest and most-established business advocacy organization. Prior to leading the organization, Sanders served as the Chamber’s vice president of public affairs and economic development where he worked on issues including immigration reform, tax policy and health care. He is supported by Executive Assistant Kathy Chance.

Todd Sanders, President & CEO
602.495.6460
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Kathy Chance, Executive Assistant
602.495.6494
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Business Development and Membership

GPCC’s team of business development executives works tirelessly to grow the Chamber’s membership and continuously serve the unparalleled collection of companies that are the heart of the largest and best-established business organization in Arizona. Whether it’s arranging a grand opening ribbon-cutting or connecting members through the Chamber’s leads clubs, the team has countless tools to helps members grow their businesses. GPC’s business development executives are always ready to explain why joining the Chamber is the easiest decision a business owner will make.

Debbie Drotar
Business Development Director
602.495.6483
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Jeffrey Durbin
Senior Business Development Executive
602.495.6482
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Meghan Kielty
Premier Engagement Manager
602.495.6461
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Public Affairs

The public affairs team is your voice at the state legislature and city council and advocates on behalf of 2,400 small, medium and large businesses. Staffers also oversee and support the public affairs committee as well as issue committees focusing on budget & tax, economic development, health care, workforce and other important issues.

Mike Huckins
Vice President of Public Affairs
602.495.6474
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Jennifer Springman
Public Affairs Coordinator
602.495.6497
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Economic Development

The economic development department supports the retention and expansion of existing business in Greater Phoenix by connecting companies to resources and information that can help them grow and flourish.  The economic development department oversees and executes the business retention & expansion (BRE) program, the Economic Development Insider Series, Economy in Focus newsletter, and Phoenix Health Care Sector Partnership.

Jennifer Mellor
Chief Innovation Officer
602.495.6491
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Greg Tilque
Sr. Economic Development Manager
602.495.6475
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Events and Programming

The events and programming department is responsible for planning and executing the Chamber’s myriad special events such as Economic Outlook, the Mayor’s State of the City Address and the annual IMPACT and ATHENA Awards programs. Programs such as the Valley Young Professionals and Professional Women’s Alliance, networking events and councils and committees are just some of their other many and varied responsibilities. Their experience and attention to detail ensure a first-rate experience for members whenever they attend a Chamber event.

Janelle Tassart
Vice President Program Development & Marketing
602.495.6480
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Caryn Dickemper
Senior Special Events Manager
602.744.0146
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Jessica Mayer
Program Manager
602.495.6473
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Miranda Cain
Development & Communications Manager
602.495.6484
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Ashley Watts
Community Relations Coordinator
602.495.2194
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Paige Larson
Program Coordinator
602.495.6479
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Marketing

The marketing department promotes Chamber programs, events and initiatives to the membership and the Valley business community at large, while also providing avenues for members to market their products and services to potential customers. The Chamber’s website, email newsletters, social media and public relations initiatives are all overseen by the marketing department.

Jocelyn McAlpin
Marketing Manager
602.495.6492
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Tianxin Chen
Data Analyst
602.495.6477
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Danny Imes
Digital Marketing Coordinator
602.495.6488
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Ashley Gillmore
Graphic Designer
602.495.6472
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Operations

The operations department is responsible for accounting, financial reporting and general business functions, to include supporting and maintaining our physical office space and critical equipment. In addition, this group also oversees important programs that add value for our members.

Lona Teague
Vice President of Operations & Finance
602.495.6486
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Greater Phoenix Chamber Foundation

The Greater Phoenix Chamber Foundation (Foundation) carries out the charitable and education objectives of the Greater Phoenix Chamber (GPC) to promote economic prosperity and quality of life for the greater Phoenix region. The Foundation furthers those objectives by conducting research, forming partnerships and hosting events focused on education, workforce development, wellness and community development.

Nicole Pepper
Project Manager
602.495.2198
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Kim Vegliante

Kimberly Vegliante
Workforce Development Manager
602.495.2199
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Brittany Holmes

Brittany Holmes
Workforce Development Manager
602.495.6478
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