Ames Chamber of Commerce

Chamber Ambassadors

2019 Chamber Ambassadors

Allyson Walter, GlobalVetLINK

Amanda Moorman, Morgan Stanley

Ashley Howe, Xpanxion

Barb Vincent, Ames Christian School

Bonnie Brown, Global State Mortgage

Brittni Van, Premier Athlete Training

Buffy Clatt, First National Bank

Carol Kisling, iHeart Media

Colette Gunhus, Keeling Wealth Advisors

Danielle Minde, iHome Realty

Daryle Vegge, Story County Community Fndn

David Orth, Spirited Giving

Demond Lee, U.S. Cellular Premier Locations

Don Borcherding, Greater Iowa Credit Union

Dorothy Schumer, Ames Convention & Visitors Bureau

Jan Williams, First National Bank

Jeff Harrison, Midwest Heritage Bank

Jeff Louang, The Radisson Hotel Ames Conference Center at ISU

Jessica Harris, Profile by Sanford

John Coder, VisionBank

Lindsey Samson, Northridge Village

Lisa Downs, Hunziker & Associates, Realtors

Matt Koehler, Greater Iowa Credit Union

Matt Roghair, Exchange State Bank

Matthew Pacha, Hy-Vee Lincoln Center

Michael Zehr, OnMedia

Michele Partridge, Hunziker & Associates

Michelle King, The Krell Institute

Nathan Buss, VisionBank

Pam Fleener, First National Bank

Paul Livingston, Hunziker & Associates, Realtors

Paula Feltner, Thisday Photography

Shelley Goecke, McFarland Clinic

Stephanie Livingston, Hunziker & Associates, Realtors

Steve Bock, RE/MAX Real Estate Center

Teresa Garman, Individual Member

Tess Ashley, Global State Mortgage

Tiffany Tope, Stevens Memorial Chapel

Tim Rasmussen, Flooring America

Tim Tryon, U.S. Bank

The Ambassador Program consists of energetic Chamber Members that volunteer and donate their time and efforts to assist the Ames Chamber of Commerce in its mission to provide our members services that strengthen the economic vitality in Ames and enhance the quality of life in our community.
The mission of the Ames Chamber Ambassadors is to promote member commitment, engagement and retention by raising awareness of Chamber activities and benefits, and informing and involving new and existing Chamber members to promote strong,engaged membership.


Benefits of being a Chamber Ambassador:

  • Increased name and face recognition for individual/business
  • Increased networking opportunities including:
    • Connecting one-on-one with new and existing Chamber members 
    • Gaining referral opportunities through fellow Ambassadors
    • Presenting a business introduction at a new member meeting
  • Name and business listed on Ames Chamber of Commerce website
  • Potential media coverage from attendance at Chamber events
  • Opportunity to get insider’s perspective of the local business community
  • Opportunity to meet local business and community leaders
  • Opportunity to help the community and show community pride


Ambassador of the Year

This annual award recognizes an individual for his/her outstanding dedication to the Chamber and its members as an Ames Chamber Ambassador.

2018 Ambassador of the Year: Danielle Minde, iHome Realty

2018 Ambassador of the Year | Danielle Minde, iHome Realty


Be a part of the Chamber team!

Become a Chamber Ambassador today by emailing Brandon Mumm, Director of Membership Development


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