Board of Directors

Carmel Chamber Board of Directors

Carmel Chamber of Commerce 2020 Board of Directors. First Row: (L-R) Azniv Amirkhanian, Nielsen Bros. Market & Deli; Jeanie Sumners, WeatherTech Raceway Laguna Seca; Jacquelyn Woods, Douglas Elliman Real Estate ; Jessica Schmidt, Hyatt Carmel Highlands; Clarissa Rowe, Monterey County Bank. Second Row: (L-R) Matthew Rankin, JRG Attorneys at Law; Philip Studer, Beachwood Home; Cynthia Buhl, The Crossroads Carmel; Lesley Varney, The Monterey Peninsula Foundation. Third Row: (L-R) Kris Toscano, Hayashi Wayland; Kimberly Willison, The Carmel Foundation; Sygale Lomas, David Lyng Real Estate; Soerke Peters, Mezzaluna Pasteria. Fourth Row: (L-R) Thomas Bateman Hood, Hood Architects; Ashley Bennett-Stoddard, Bennett Sculpture Carmel; Aram Stoney, Big Sur Canna+Botanicals. Not Pictured: Angelica Arroyo, Union Bank; Candice Cancino, Carmel Mission Inn. Photo by DMT Imaging.

2021 Board of Directors

Board Chair

Ashley Bennett-Stoddard
Bennett Sculpture Carmel
(831) 626-3054

Past Chair

Jessica Schmidt
Hyatt Carmel Highlands
(831) 622-5461

Vice Chair

Sygale Lomas
David Lyng Real Estate
(831) 620-2271

Treasurer

Kris Toscano
Hayashi Wayland
(831) 620-7328

Director

Azniv Amirkhanian
Nielsen Bros. Market
(831) 624-6441

Director

Angelica Arroyo
Santa Cruz County Bank
(831) 761-7600

Director

Cynthia Buhl
The Crossroads Carmel
(831) 624-4106

Director

Thomas Bateman Hood
Thomas Bateman Hood Architecture
(831) 622-9912

Director

Kathryn Morrissey
Independent Consultant
(917) 226-8267

Director

Soerke Peters
Mezzaluna Pasteria & Mozzerella Bar
(831) 327-5325

Director

Matthew Rankin
JRG Attorneys at Law
(831) 754-2444

Director

Clarissa Rowe
Monterey County Bank
(831) 320-1640

Director

Philip Studer
Beachwood Home
(831) 293-8406

Director

Aram Stoney
Big Sur Canna+Botanicals
(831) 224-3075

Director

Jeanie Sumners
WeatherTech Raceway Laguna Seca
(831) 242-8204

Director

Brian Turlington
General Counsel
(831) 293-7608

Director

Lesley Varney
Monterey Peninsula Foundation
(831) 649-1533

Director

Jan Verweij
Quail Lodge & Golf Club
(831) 236-2348

Director

Kimberly Willison
The Carmel Foundation
(831) 620-8701