The Hesperia Chamber of Commerce begins the 2010-11 Fiscal Year with the announcement of the new members of the Board of Directors.


Recently elected are Ron Garton from Cubit Engineering, Cindy Vedder from AlaskaUSA Federal Credit Union, and Beverly Williams from Advance Disposal Co. & Recycling Center. Chris Lindsay was selected to serve a second 3-year term on the Board.


Incoming officers for the year are Chairman of the Board Matthew Hawkins, a State Farm Agent; Vice Chair of the Board Ron Garton; and Vice Chair of Finance Shannon L. Shannon from Wells Fargo Home Mortgage.


The following members will be continuing their service on the Board of Directors: Chris Ackerman (Immediate Past Chair) from Sunset Marketing; Tim Altier from the High Desert Mavericks; Frank Bieda from Hunny Do Artificial Grass; Becky Otwell from Shear Realty; and Chris Vasquez (Executive Committee member) from Desert Community Bank/East West Bank.


Incoming Officers and Directors will be sworn in by Mayor Thurston "Smitty" Smith at the State of the City Luncheon on July 19th. Contact the Chamber Office for more information at 760-244-2135.