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  • Staff Directory

  • Your Chamber Staff is here to help!

    Please call us at 570-823-2101 or e-mail us using the format: firstname@wyomingvalleychamber.org. (E-mail addresses are not printed here to prevent spam.) Direct Dial Phone Numbers begin 1-570-408-1xxx where xxx is the listed extension, unless otherwise noted.

    Please direct press inquiries to Lindsay Griffin at 570-408-1724. 

  • Team Directory

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    Wico van Genderen
    President/Chief Executive Officer

    Governance/Board Relations, Community Partnerships, Executive Leadership & Strategy, and Capital and Infrastructure Investments


    Lindsay Griffin
    Chief Operating Officer & Vice President, 570.436.0453

    Affinity Groups, Education and Training, Chamber Program Management, Major Events, Sponsorship, Community Outreach, and Organizational and Operations Management







    Matthew Bickert, CPA
    Chief Financial Officer, 570.239.4358

    Financial Reporting, Accounts Receivables, Payroll Processing, Bank Relationship Management, General Ledger Management, Budget, and Human Resources







    Everal "Ben" Eaton
    Membership Director, 570.884.2400

    Chamber Membership, Membership Onboarding, Tiered Dues, Membership Retention, Chamber Ambassador Program, Governance, Board Development, and Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Council 








    Ahmad Ali
    Membership Engagement Manager, ext. 715

    Signature Events, Young Professionals Council, Wilkes-Barre Connect Events, Wilkes-Barre's THINK Center Management, Co-working Management, and Chamber Membership








    Meghan Flanagan
    Communication and Major Projects Manager, ext. 733

    Internal and External Communications, Social Media and Content Marketing, PR, Project Management, Women's Council, and Internship Program








    Michaela Benczkowski​
    Program Engagement Manager, ext. 721

    Chamber and Wilkes-Barre Connect Event Coordination, Event Promotion, Membership Onboarding, and Membership Benefits and Retention 








    Joseph Boylan
    Economic Development Consultant

    Economic Development and Entrepreneurial Development








    Shanie Mohamed
    Economic Development Specialist 

    Wilkes-Barre Connect Core Programming, Economic Development Special Projects, and Entrepreneurial Services 









    Timothy Ooms
    Data Analyst and Public Policy Specialist, ext. 717

    Wilkes-Barre Connect Programs and Special Projects, Data Analysis, Database Management, Reporting, and Economic Development Research 

Greater Wyoming Valley Chamber of Commerce  PO Box 759, Wilkes-Barre, PA 18703  570. 823.2101