FEB 2019 – Welsh passes gavel at Installation Dinner

Past President Scott Welsh, turned over the reins of the Chamber to, Marissa Kramer, Ayres Hotel, at the Annual Installation Dinner and Civics Award Ceremony.

Kramer accepted the gavel, honoring Welsh’s service and leadership over the past year. She offered an insight into the coming year acknowledging the Board of Directors who thoughtfully led the organization year after year.

Kramer humbly accepted the gavel from Welsh, pledging to focus on enhanced communication with the business community, along with local business promotion.

During the evening, Chris Martin, was named Man of the Year, Mary Carruthers, was announced as Woman of the Year, Detective Matthew Friesen was acknowledged as Police Officer of the Year, 2018, and Engineer Steve Leverette was named Fire Fighter of the Year, 2018.