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New NHACC Directors Elected
Ryan Kampmeyer Justin Cox
Two new members were elected to the North Hennepin Area Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors May 9 and will begin their 3-year terms at the beginning of the Chamber’s fiscal year July 1, 2017. The new Directors are Ryan Kampmeyer of the law firm Antolak & Ongeri and Justin Cox of Justin Cox Photography. Ryan earned his JD at Texas Southern University Thurgood Marshall School of Law in the top 7% of his class and previously earned a Bachelor of Arts from Metropolitan State University in St. Paul. His specialties include employment practices, contracts and non-profit management. Justin’s background includes extensive service as a journalist in Texas, Minnesota and Wisconsin and he is a graduate of the University of Mississippi, majoring in English and Journalism, and is rapidly becoming one of the most renowned commercial photographers in the Twin Cities. Both individuals have been long-term, highly active members of the Chamber and their communities. They will join returning Board Members:
Chair: Roger Vang, CFO, Diversified Plastics, Inc.
First Vice Chair: Barry Sorensen, Vice President, CorTrust Bank
Second Vice Chair: Pamela Holien, President, SBV Consulting
Secretary & Treasurer: David Hoffmann, Principal, Hoffmann & Swintek
Past Chair: Vicki Erickson, Vice President Marketing & Communications, TopLine Federal Credit Union
Natalie Algaard, Owner, Paramount Insurance
Brian Burnstein, Co-Owner, TownPlanner
Mitch DeJong, Vice President & CTO, Design Ready Controls, Inc.
Karen Moore, Independent Travel Consultant, Acendas Travel/Vacation Division
James Snoxell, Partner, Henningson & Snoxell
Teresa Swenson, Owner, Device PitStop
Barb Whelan, Branch Manager,KleinBank/Maple Grove
Ron White, Director, Hennepin-Carver County Workforce Development
Paul Yahnke, Owner, 12 Stone Realty
Welcome Ryan and Justin!____________________________________________________________________________
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