Willmar Lakes Area Chamber Staff

Ken Warner - President
kwarner@willmarareachamber.com | ph: 231-0272

Ken serves as President of the Willmar Lakes Area Chamber.  As President, Ken is responsible for the internal operations of the organization and staff.  Ken also serves as the primary contact for business and community concerns and issues. He also manages the local Grow Minnesota! program and serves as a Chamber liaison to affiliate organizations such as the Willmar Area Development Corporation, Vision 2020, Community Marketing Coalition and others.

Christie Ransom - Director of Member Services & Sales
cransom@willmarareachamber.com | ph: 320-231-0270

Christie is responsible for coordinating the general activities and management of the volunteers, committees and special events/projects. She will also be responsible for membership sales & retention, committee management, networking and overall implementation of the Chamber's Business Plan.

Michelle Jenniges - Office Manager
mjenniges@willmarareachamber.com | ph: 231-0271

Michelle serves as the Office Manager for the Chamber. Michelle is responsible for the effectiveness of the internal operations of the Chamber office; timely and accurate completion of all financial and payroll duties and to provide quality customer service when processing requests for information and referrals. Michelle serves as coordinator for the Leadership Perspectives program, Mid-Minnesota Builders Exchange, and NeXt. She also serves as plan administrator to the Chamber website and willmar.com.

Beth Fischer - CVB Executive Director
bfischer@willmarlakesarea.com | ph: 231-0280

Beth serves as the Executive Director of the Convention and Visitors Bureau, which is a division of the Chamber.  She is responsible for the administrative, operating and marketing functions of the of organization whose goal is to bring conventions and visitors to the Willmar Lakes Area.
Tanya Rosenau - Administrative Assistant
trosenau@willmarlakesarea.com | ph: 231-0281

Tanya is responsible for coordinating switchboard operations, greeting walk-in customers, and performing administrative and clerical duties for the Willmar Lakes Area Convention and Visitors Bureau.

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