Jenny is responsible for the organization’s membership development and engagement efforts overseeing membership programs, events and sales strategies. She also directs Leadership Minnesota which is an exclusive opportunity for 35 business leaders to tour Minnesota’s changing economy and the issues that will shape its future.
Jenny has been with the Minnesota Chamber since 2000. Prior to that, she was the Director of Programs for the Rochester Area Chamber of Commerce. She has a B.A. from the University of Minnesota-Duluth.
In her free time, Jenny likes to spend time with her husband Dave and their two children, Ally and Blake.
Kim is a Member Services Specialist at the Minnesota Chamber of Commerce, and has worked at the chamber for 5 years. Kim works to ensure that our members get the most out of their memberships by being available to assist them find the Minnesota benefits and services that best fit their needs. She is available to answer any questions members might have on billing, events, committee involvement, and all other benefits offered by the Minnesota Chamber of Commerce
Before coming to the Minnesota Chamber of Commerce, Kim worked at HealthEast Medical Imaging for two years, and for Mayo Health System for 18 years. Kim received her Associate of Arts Degree at Rochester Community College, and her A.A.S. Degree from SouthEast Technical College.
Along with being an avid reader, Kim loves to camp, hike, and spend time with her Yorkie and her granddaughters.
Whether you’re paying membership dues or registering for an event, you most likely have talked to Lia! Involved in both the Membership and Events departments, Lia spends her days fulfilling membership wants/needs as well as organizing registrations for Chamber events. Working closely with both teams, she has enjoyed learning the ins and outs of the Minnesota Chamber of Commerce.
Lia is a graduate from Augsburg University and majored in Film and Communication Studies with a minor in Spanish. While in college, Lia was President of the Augsburg Student Activities Council where she first discovered her passion for event planning. Along with her extensive background in customer service as well as her time in real estate, Lia has found that she loves working with people whether in a customer or team setting.
Lia loves all things film/movie/TV related and always jumps at the opportunity to have a conversation about them. She also enjoys discovering new restaurants/bars, traveling, and spending time with her family and friends.
Prior to joining the Minnesota Chamber of Commerce, Jack primarily worked in political campaigns and legislative positions. Most recently managing a successful U.S. Congressional race and serving two years as District Director for a Minnesota member of Congress. As District Director, Jack served as the Minnesota liaison between the Congressman and business, community, and local government leaders. Jack’s background brings a strong understanding of the important relationship between policy decisions and advocacy for the business community.
Jack attended Saint Mary’s University in Winona and currently resides in Saint Paul.
Sandy’s background over the last 16 years has been in the branding and promotional products industry. She has a passion for learning and for helping people succeed to be their very best. Over the last eight years she has co-owned an art company, JaguarBlu. For the last two years JaguarBlu had a brick and mortar gallery in Stillwater where they focused on selling the work of artists from all over the country. When the gallery closed in January 2019, she went looking for a new challenge and found her place at the Minnesota Chamber of Commerce. Her business and branding experience is a great fit for the team and all members of the Minnesota Chamber of Commerce.
In her free time Sandy likes to read, shop, network and cheer on her son Nate in his many CrossFit competitions!