Board of Directors

Carmel Chamber Board of Directors

Carmel Chamber of Commerce 2021 Board of Directors. First Row: (L-R) Azniv Amirkhanian, Nielsen Bros. Market & Deli; Jessica Schmidt, Hyatt Carmel Highlands; Ashley Bennett-Stoddard, Bennett Sculpture Carmel; Cynthia Buhl, The Crossroads Carmel; Jeanie Sumners, WeatherTech Raceway Laguna Seca. Second Row: (L-R) Aram Stoney, Big Sur Canna+Botanicals; Philip Studer, Beachwood Home; Kathryn Morrissey, KLM Expressions; Sygale Lomas, David Lyng Real Estate; Thomas Bateman Hood, Hood Architecture. Third Row: (L-R) Lesley Varney, The Monterey Peninsula Foundation; Kimberly Willison, The Carmel Foundation; Soerke Peters, Mezzaluna Pasteria; Kris Toscano, Hayashi Wayland; Brian Turlington, College Advising Services, LLC; Jan Verweij, Quail Lodge & Golf Club. Not Pictured: Matthew Rankin, JRG Attorneys; Clarissa Rowe, Monterey County Bank. 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

Cynthia Buhl
The Crossroads Carmel
(831) 624-4106

Director

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

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