Board of Directors

Our Board of Directors

Driving the future of our community

Serving on the Gem County Chamber Board of Directors is a rewarding and important responsibility. Board members are leaders in our community and possess unique aspects associated with governing a volunteer, membership organization.

Board of Directors, 2016

Photo (standing left to right): Marilyn Knighton, Alliance Title and Escrow – Lisa Vetter, Arbonne International – SFC Thomas Butler, Idaho Army National Guard – Lyleen Jerome, City of Emmett – Denise Sorenson, Horizon Home Health & Hospice (sitting left to right): Jeremiah Vickery, Adalant – Sue Vahlberg, Board Chair, Valor Health – Wendi Kern, Board Secretary, Bank of the Cascades – Jefferson Jenkins, Board Vice-Chair, Huck n Finns


Sue Vahlberg

Chair of the Board

Sue Vahlberg has been a Chamber Board Member since 2012, and a Chamber Ambassador since 2008. She currently holds the role as Chairman. She also sits on the Chamber Foundation Board. Sue manages Community Health Relations at Valor Health in Emmett, and participates in various committees. Locally, she participates in activities and clubs, including, Relay for Life and Emmett Rotary. Sue lives with her family in an Emmett historical home, where she likes to garden.


Jefferson Jenkins

Vice-Chair of the Board


Results You Can Count On


Knowledgeable & Courteous

“The Gem County Chamber has been very helpful by providing me opportunities to quickly become part of the community. They offer networking and social events that allow me to meet other business owners.”

– Tom Vickery
The Everest Group

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I Love Being Part of the Chamber

“I love being a part of the Chamber of Commerce because we are all about connecting people and helping them find value in who they are in the community. We all have a role to play and it’s fun to learn and grow together.” – Tempe McFarlane

Coldwell Banker Tomlinson Group

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