The Washington County Chamber of Commerce hasbeen serving the business community since 1911 to encourage the growth of existingbusinesses and industries, provide assistance to new firms or individuals andto advocate legislative and political actions beneficial to the business orgeneral community. Ourmembers have access to innovative programs and offerings that provideopportunities that will ensure their continued business growth and expansion. With more than 1,100 members, we create opportunities throughexclusive networking events, economic development initiatives, tourismpromotions and business advocacy.

Board of Directors

John Burglund, WallacePancher Group

Vice Chairman
Gerald Cathell, Capital Retirement Plan Services, Inc.

Laural Ziemba, Range Resources

Matt Thiel, AUMA Actuators

Past Chairman
William King, Jr., Washington Financial Bank

Scott Armstrong, ATI

John E. Artuso, Construction Engineering Consultants, Inc.

Megan Chicone, State Farm Insurance

Brian Cullen, SingleSource Property Solutions

Lee Detwiler, ANSYS

Geraldine Jones, California University of Pennsylvania

Christopher Koop, Energy Transfer

Jim Lyle, Community Bank, WCTPA Chairperson

David Mariner, Waynesburg University, Southpointe CEO Association

Louis J. Panza Jr., Monongahela Valley Hospital

Kimberly Price, Huntley & Huntley Energy Exploration

Ryan Schwotzer, Crossgates, Inc.

Brook Ward, Washington Health System

Jim Stankiewicz, Valley Tire Company

The Hon. Diana Irey Vaughan, Washington County Board of Commissioners

The Hon. Larry Maggi, Washington County Board of Commissioners

The Hon. Nick Sherman, Washington County Board of Commissioners


Jeff M. Kotula

Dana M. Bucci
Director, Finance & Tourism Administration

Chase M. McClain
Director, Marketing

Nikki R. Phillips
Marketing Content Manager

Debbie A. Sims
Director, Member Services & Events

Mary J. Stollar
Economic Development Specialist

Will Thomeier
Director, Economic & Tourism Development

Heidi McIntyre
Administrative Assistant