MACC Q4 E-news
November 2019 | Vol. 30 - #4
The Chamber is...
A Catalyst for Business Growth: Representing business interest in our community through relationships, and partnerships.
A Convener of leaders and influencers: We provide valuable contacts for communication, coordination, and collaboration for our community.
A Champion for a thriving community: Providing resources, opportunities, and location for peers to connect and grow together.
Last week, several members of the McMinnville business community
were recognized at the Chamber's Annual Meeting & Awards Dinner.

2019 Recognition Award Recipients
Mark Pauletto  - Ambassador of the Year
Kathleen Bernards - Business Leader of the Year
Buchanan Cellers  - Business of the Year
Dan Corrigan - Lifetime Achievement Award (40+ years)
Lum's Buick GMC Cadillac  - New Member of the Year
McMinnville Area Habitat for Humanity  - Not-for-Profit of the Year
Lucetta Elmer - President's Award
Chuck Colvin Ford Nissan - Spirit of Community Award
We'd like to congratulate all nominees and award recipients.
Chamber welcomes new staff member, Kyle Macadam , named Government Affairs Director. Kyle is responsible for Chamber advocacy and public sector engagement. Prior to joining the McMinnville Chamber of Commerce, Kyle worked for an independent public affairs firm where he learned how to navigate the legislative process while representing both corporate and nonprofit clients.
Member &
Community News
Here are the latest opportunities to strengthen
your business relationships and connect with the community.
Santa's Comin' to Town!
The annual Santa's Parade & Tree Lighting Ceremony is right around the corner! Head downtown to celebrate.
Date: Nov. 29, 2019
Parade: 4:30 PM
2019-20 Leadership Team
Executive Committee
Chair: Mary Ann Rodriguez Linfield College
Chair Elect: Dr. Patrick George Coast Hills Church // Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation //
Zurvita A Higher Way of Life
Treasurer: Mike Morris Miller Consulting Group, LLC // Morris Carpet Cleaning of Oregon
Past Chair: Lucetta Elmer Douglas on Third // The Oak // Union Block Coffee

Board of Directors
Andrew Anderson Macy and Son Funeral Home
Dave Anderson Church on the Hill
Rodrigo Lagunas OneMain Financial Services // Third Street Oil and Vinegar
Pam Lum Lum's Buick GMC Cadillac
David Mahn Hagan Hamilton Insurance Solutions // My System Shield, LLC
Chris McLaran Oregon Mutual Insurance
Morgan Parker Willamette Valley Medical Center
Carl Peters Recology Western Oregon
Dr. Maryalice Russell McMinnville School District #40  
Jeff Towery City of McMinnville
Griffin Zollner US Bank