Chris Ackerman of Sunset Hills has been named chairman of the board of the Hesperia Chamber of Commerce for 2009-10.


Joining Ackerman on the executive committee are chair-elect Matthew Hawkins of Matt Hawkins State Farm and vice chair of finance Shannon Shannon of Wells Fargo Home Mortgage. Mark Austin of C-Me Promotions completed a two-year stint as  Chamber chairman and serves as immediate past chair.


The 2009-10 board of directors: Tim Altier of High Desert Mavericks Baseball, Frank Bieda of Hunny Do Artificial Grass, Debbie A. Cannon of High Desert Resource Network, Chris Lindsay of Edward Jones, Becky Otwell of Shear Realty, Eric Schroder of Above All Heating & Air and Chris Vasquez of Desert Community Bank.


Last month, Hesperia Chamber members voted for the 2009-10 board of directors. Board members serve three-year terms.