Chamber Staff

The Team

A unified voice for businesses across Michigan

The Michigan Chamber’s mission is to help chamber members address business challenges by providing effective solutions and promoting sustained economic prosperity in Michigan.

These are the people that carry out this mission. A dedicated team that listens to its members, understands and provides solutions. They represent approximately 5,000 employers and over a million employees across the state.

No advocacy group is more effective than the Michigan Chamber of Commerce.

Leadership Team

President & CEO
(517) 371-7671
Senior Executive Vice President and General Counsel
(517) 371-7696
Vice President of Business Advocacy and Member Engagement
(517) 371-7678
Chief Operating Officer
(517) 371-7639
Sr. Director of Corporate Partnerships and Strategic Opportunities
517-371-7642
Marketing & Communications Executive
(517) 371-7655

Staff

Mike Alaimo

Director of Environmental & Energy Affairs
(517) 371-7673

Erin Bemis

Director of Chamber Relations
PH: (231) 675-6498

David Brownback

Business Solutions Sales Executive
(517) 371-7689

Sue Garrity

Senior Director of Information Systems & Technology
(517) 371-7638

Ed Harney

Senior Director of Member Services
(517) 371-7645

Taylor Kulju

Marketing Manager
517-371-7654

Robert LaMacchia

Senior Director of Member Services
(517) 371-7684

Matt Maher

Manager of Membership Development
(517) 371-7677

Anita Nystrom

Director of Operations & Assistant to the President
(517) 371-7671

Dan Papineau

Director of Tax Policy & Regulatory Affairs
(517) 371-7669

Morgan Pickrell

Affinity Account Manager
(517) 371-7690

Jason Russell

Senior Director of Insurance Solutions
(517) 371-7692

Jamie Shawa

Affinity Account Manager
(517) 371-7695

Tammy Smith

Director of Training & Education Solutions
(517) 371-7670

Yvonne Wendling

Administrative Assistant, Business Advocacy
(517) 371-7664

Abigail Williamson

Associate Manager of Products & Services
 (517) 371-7675

Segun Zubair

Director of Accounting & Finance
(517) 371-7685

“The Michigan Chamber supports non-discriminatory hiring practices and encourages employers to be inclusive when making personnel and other employment decisions.  The Chamber has not and does not discriminate in its hiring practices and supports diversity of its own staff and volunteers.  The Chamber strongly believes that everyone who lives and works in our state should be treated with fairness and respect.”