Committees

Board of Directors

The Greater Marysville Tulalip Chamber Board of Directors are responsible for overseeing the general direction of the organization.

Meets:

Second Wednesday from 7:30am-9:00am at the Chamber office or Zoom

President/CEO:

Ivonne Sepulveda
The Greater Marysville Tulalip Chamber of Commerce
360-659-7700
Email

Learn more about our board of directors by visiting their profile in our Online Directory.

 

Emissary Committee

The purpose of the Emissary committee is to maintain a strong and dynamic membership for The Greater Marysville Tulalip Chamber of Commerce. The Committee helps provide business-to-business networking opportunities that assist members’ ability to expand their customer base. Committee Members assist the membership in professional development, program awareness and inclusion.

Meets:

Second Tuesday from 10:15am to 11:15am at the Chamber office or Zoom

Chair:

Renae James
Hometown Values Savings Magazine
425-971-0031
Email

 

 

 

 

 

Learn more about our emissary committee members by visiting their profile in our Online Directory.

Events Committee

The Events Committee works together to organize and develop the larger Chamber events. This committee focuses on fundraising for the Chamber.  The events are designed to increase visibility for our membership and foster involvement in the Chamber and business community.

Meets:

Second Tuesday from 9:00am-10:00am at the Chamber office or Zoom

Chair:

Sharon Gomez-Pascual
Hotel Indigo Seattle Everett Waterfront
425-359-4572
Email

Learn more about our events committee members by visiting their profile in our Online Directory.

Government Affairs Committee (GAC)

The Government Affairs Committee is a broad-based, non-partisan committee, representing all sectors of the Chamber’s membership. The GAC is responsible for helping determine Chamber Policy on issues important to business, for developing a legislative agenda, for communicating issues to the Board of Directors and general membership, and for building relationships and networks between the Chamber and elected officials across all levels of government.   

Meets:

As needed throughout the Year; will meet in August to prepare for September Business Before Hours (BBH) Candidate Forum

Chair:

Peter Rudolf
Galloway Law Group, PLLC
425-334-4400
Email

Learn more about our government affairs committee members by visiting their profile in our Online Directory.

Latino Leadership Council (LLC)

The purpose of the Latino Leadership Council (LLC) is to support, advocate, unite and create a strong LatinX network in the County for ALL businesses.

El propósito del comité es informar, abogar, unir y crear una red fuerte en la comunidad LatinX para todos los negocios del condado.

Meets:

Third Wednesday at 7:30am-8:30am at the Chamber office or Zoom

Chair:

Jonnathan Yepez-Carino
Pacific Premier Bank
360-559-8658
Email

Learn more about our Latino committee members by visiting their profile in our Online Directory.

Military Affairs Committee (MAC)

The Military Affairs Committee (MAC) is dedicated to building a strong relationship with our military service members, Veterans, retirees and families living in the Greater Marysville Tulalip area.  The MAC will work with local military organizations to connect working family members with employment opportunities, raise community awareness of challenges and needs facing today’s active, transitioning, and veteran service members and their families, and build lasting relationships with all military families living in the Greater Marysville Tulalip community.

Learn more about the Military Affairs Committee on the MAC page.

Meets:

Second Friday from 7:30am-8:30am at the Chamber office or Zoom

Chair:

Kevin Daniels
HomeStreet Bank – Everett
425-610-7683
Email

Learn more about our military affairs committee members by visiting their profile in our Online Directory.

 

Non-profit Coalition

The Nonprofit Coalition is open to community members that work for or support a nonprofit organization. The Coalition’s purpose is to help support, raise visibility and awareness for our local nonprofits in the Greater Marysville Tulalip community.  This is an opportunity for introductions and collaboration between all nonprofits.

Meets:

Second Wednesday from 10:00am-11:00am at the Chamber office or Zoom

Chair:

Greg Kanehen
Marysille Crisis Support Services (MACSS)
425-870-8607
Email

Learn more about our military affairs committee members by visiting their profile in our Online Directory.

 

Why Join the Chamber?

"As a non profit, being a part of the Greater Marysville Tulalip Chamber of Commerce is such a great way to raise awareness and provide outreach into such a dedicated and philanthropic community. The members really care about each other’s successes and are committed to making positive impacts into the community. The team at the Chamber office and the Emissary Committee are so welcoming and helpful to every new member that comes on board and they continue to play an integral role in connecting members together. I appreciate all they do to support us!"

Jessica Shaw, Director of Investment & Partnership

Sherwood Community Services

"As part of The Greater Tulalip Chamber, I have had the opportunity to establish new relationships, learn from other professionals and become part of initiatives that will help fortify our community through connection and collaboration!"

Jonnathan Yepez Cariño, Branch Manager

Pacific Premier Bank

"The Greater Marysville Tulalip Chamber of Commerce has been the most active organization I have come across. The awareness, connections, growth, and most importantly the support from the organization have led me to some great business development since 2021! Being a member has been profitable for our hotel. But like they say even if you are part of the membership, you still need to network and attend as many events as you can to help your business grow and the opportunity is limitless. I look forward to continuing our membership with the chamber and invite you to explore the possibilities of the growth of your business with them!"

Sharon Gomez-Pascual, Sr. Sales Manager

Hotel Indigo Seattle Everett Waterfront

"Much Expose, very friendship WOW!"

Peter Rudolf, Attorney at Law

Galloway Law Group, PLLC

"As a partner with the Greater Marysville Tulalip Chamber for some time, and now a member of the Board, I can attest to the value this organization provides to the community, be it through business development opportunities or fostering engagement on key topics shaping the future of this area – they are a proven go to resource. Engagement is also key to the work I do at the Port of Everett, so being able to have quality networking events and a direct line of communication with the business community allows our organization to better support business growth and economic opportunity throughout the area."

Catherine Soper, Director of External Affairs & Business Development

Port of Everett

"I love volunteering with the Greater Marysville Tulalip Chamber of Commerce. I am able to connect to other volunteers who are committed to supporting our local businesses in Marysville and Tulalip. It is a honor to work with the Board of Directors and our CEO Ivonne Sepulveda who are committed at giving back to others. The future looks bright for our Greater Marysville Tulalip Chamber of Commerce."

JJ Frank, Executive Director

Marysville Family YMCA

"The Greater Marysville Tulalip Chamber of Commerce is much more than a resource for businesses. The GMTCC is full of community leaders who are welcoming and helpful to anyone who is looking for resources, assistance or a fun event to be part of. I am a proud member and have enjoyed serving with other Board Members who love these communities as much as I do. "

Mytyl Hernandez, Manager

Hibulb Cultural Center

"Having transitioned out of the military at the beginning of the pandemic, I knew I was looking for organizaions that were involved in the local community.  I met Ivonne and I jumped into the Chamber and their Military Affairs Committee (MAC).  The sense of community, service and action is like no other in the area.  I am fortunate to have developed a sense of community, friendship and giving within the Greater Marysville Tulalip Chamber of Commerce."

Kevin Daniels, Branch Manager

HomeStreet Bank - Everett

"The Greater Marysville Tulalip Chamber is an extremely active chamber with staff and membership that takes pride in our community. Every person I have encountered through the chamber has been welcoming and respectful. The core of the Greater Marysville Tulalip Chamber membership works hard to ensure that our area businesses are supported and successful, which is evident in both membership counts and attendance at events. I am proud to serve on the board of directors for the Greater Marysville Tulalip Chamber and look forward to many more successful partnerships, educational opportunities and community events in the years to come."

Tracy Goolsby, Interim Vice President of Hotel Operations

Tulalip Resort Casino & Spa

"Joining The Greater Marysville Tulalip Chamber of Commerce has been a transformative experience, blending professional networking with genuine friendships and engaging events. As a member, I've enjoyed the privilege of connecting with a diverse group of passionate professionals, each encounter enriching my business and personal life.

Serving on the Board of Directors has been an honor, allowing me to contribute to the Chamber's vision and impact directly. This role has provided a unique perspective on the dedication and collaboration that drive our community forward, making every success more meaningful.

The Chamber's events stand out for their mix of fun and professional growth, creating unforgettable experiences that bind us closer as a community. Moreover, the motivational environment cultivated here encourages personal and professional development, inspiring me to explore new opportunities with the support of this incredible network.

In short, my journey with The Greater Marysville Tulalip Chamber of Commerce has been immensely rewarding, offering not just business growth but a community where I've formed lasting bonds and felt continually inspired. It's a privilege to serve, contribute, and grow alongside such an outstanding group of individuals."

Dr. Baljinder Gill, President

Symmetria Integrative Medical

"Being involved with the Greater Marysville Tulalip Chamber is a joy. It’s honestly so refreshing to be around this group of community-minded professionals who just want to help each other succeed. The events are fun, the programs are educational, and the people are the best."

Connie Mennie, Communications Manager

City of Marysville