Committees

Chamber Committees

Carmel Chamber Committees are a great way to get involved in the community while creating strong business connections and networking opportunities.

Membership Luncheon

Event Chair – John Lloyd
Pine Inn & Tally Ho Inn

Jessica Schmidt
Hahn Family Wines

Taste of Carmel

Event Chair – Soerke Peters
Etats Unis

Ben Beesley
Keller Williams Realty

Ashley Bennett-Stoddard
Bennett Sculpture Carmel

Stefani Chaney
Scheid Vineyards

Jane Marchman

Gerard Mattimoe
Glastonbury Audio Visual Event Specialist

Matthew Rankin
JRG Attorneys at Law

Awards of Excellence

Event Chair – Jackie Woods
Douglas Elliman Real Estate

Azniv Amirkhanian
Nielsen Bros. Market

Angelica Arroyo
Union Bank

Lynn Booth-Scanlon
Union Bank

Denise Kaku
Kaku Consulting

Jeanie Sumners
Weathertech Laguna Seca Raceway

Kimberly Willison
The Carmel Foundation

Shop Local

Committee Chair – Gayle Speare
Carmel Plaza

Cynthia Buhl
The Crossroads Carmel

Ash Vasanji
Heaven & Starchild

Linda Gully
Prims Carmel

Ashley Bennett-Stoddard
Bennett Sculpture Gallery

Lesley Varney
Monterey Peninsula Foundation

Ambassadors

Chair – Thomas Bateman Hood
Thomas Bateman Hood Architecture

Co-Chair – Ben Beesley
Keller Williams Realty

Candice Cancino
Carmel Mission Inn

Susan Clark
Alain Pinel Realtors

Stacey Conley
Hayashi Wayland

Anita Cowen
First Stop Relocation Resources

Laura Lasnik
David Lyng Real Estate, Carmel

Sygale Lomas
David Lyng Real Estate, Carmel

Melissa McKenzie
The Carmel Foundation

Harold Whitehead
Exclusive Home Management

Mixers

Event Chair – Lesley Varney
Monterey Peninsula Foundation

Shuttles

Committee Chair – Jessica Schmidt
Hahn Family Wines

Gayle Speare
Carmel Plaza

Sustainable Accessible Carmel

Committee Chair – Soerke Peters
Hahn Family Wines

Mark Stilwell
Carmel Lodge, Tradewinds Carmel & AIM Youth Mental Health

GAC (Government Affairs Committee)

Committee Chair – Cynthia Buhl
The Crossroads Carmel

Debra Burns
Schwartz Law Group

Thomas Bateman Hood
Hood Architecture

Matthew Rankin
JRG Attorneys at Law

Mark Stilwell
Carmel Lodge, Tradewinds Carmel & AIM Youth Mental Health