Meet the Board of Directors

To serve our members by facilitating business development, promoting tourism
and visitor direction and presenting information that supports responsible business growth in our community.


The members of the Greater Grass Valley Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors are elected by the Chamber’s members and are representatives of many of Nevada County’s leading small businesses, and organizations. These executives provide leadership as the Greater Grass Valley Chamber pursues its agenda to advocate for businesses, foster a strong and growing economy, and promote tourism of the area.

Chair, Joy Porter
Term 2020-2022
Winding Road Imagery
Incoming Chair, Bob Medlyn
Term 2019-2021

Beam “Easy Living” Center
Treasurer, Suzanne Voter
Term 2020-2022
Finance of America Mortgage
Member-at-Large, Machen MacDonald
Term 2019-2021

ProBrilliance Leadership Institute
CEO, Robin Galvan-Davies
Greater Grass Valley Chamber of Commerce
Grass Valley, 530-273-4667


The Board of Directors meets monthly on the 4th Friday from 7:30 to 9:00 AM. The closed session is from 7:30 to 8:00. All members of the Greater Grass Valley Chamber of Commerce are welcome to attend the open session of this meeting from 8:00 to 9:00. Board of Directors meetings are held at the Grass Valley Chamber and Visitors Center 128 East Main Street, Grass Valley, CA 95945

Catharine Bramkamp
Term 2019-2021

Nevada County Arts Council
Heather Haddock
Term 2020-2022
Grass Valley Downtown Assoc.
Jon Katis
Term 2018-2020

KNCO Radio
Steve Sanchez
Term 2018-2020
Empire Mine State Historic Park
Jennie Sparks
Term 2020-2022
Absolute Communication Solutions
Julia Stidham
Term 2019-2021
The Union Newspaper

Chamber & Business Events

Community Affairs

Ambassador Committee

Business Development