Sugar Groveâ€”At the Sugar Grove Chamber of Commerce & Industryâ€™s annual luncheon, held on Dec. 14, at the Sugar Grove Fire District building, members elected two new board members. Dave Burroughs, Senior Vice President at EEI, and Sally McClellan, of Sally McClellan Attorney at Law, were elected to fill vacant positions.
After the election results were announced, the board met and selected its officers for the coming year. James White, of Law Offices of James F. White, P.C. will serve as the 2010 president; Lisa Lund, of Castle Bank, remains vice president; Beverly Holmes Hughes continues as secretary; and Bryce Carey of BMC Insurance Agency Inc. will serve as treasurer. Steve Ekker of Momkus McClusky, LLC was appointed director to fill a vacancy on the board.
The chamber thanks 2008-09 Board President George Silfugarian, of Financial Security Group, Inc. for his service. During his term as president, the chamber moved into its new office at 330 Division Drive, Suite A, and hired its first executive director, Shari Baum. The 2009 board and committees were pleased with the successful year, which also included the launching of its redesigned website, www.sugargrovechamber.org, a quarterly newsletter (Connect), and instituting the Chamber Cares Program. The new board has pledged to continue in the tradition of improving chamber offerings in its continuing effort to serve our members and the community.