Board of Directors



Greater Elkhart Chamber of Commerce

2023 Board of Directors


Back row: Gary Paston, Majority Builders; Rick Fedder, ITR Concession Company; Hayley Boling, Boling Vision Center; Jason Demeter, Industrial Safety & Environmental Services; John Katalinich, INOVA Federal, 1st Vice Chair; Mark Bagwell, Horton Group, Immediate Past Chair; Derald Gray, DG Visionaries; Evan Estep, Excel Electronics; Matt Krathwohl, Thor Industries; Chrissy Mast, Crowe; Ernie Rivas, Reveille Transpo LLC

Front Row: Yolo Lopéz DeMarco, Yolo Vox; Ahmanda Smith, South Bend Orthopaedics; Melissa Ramey, Godfrey Marine; Kym Baker-Butler, Ruoff Mortgage, Chair; Levon Johnson, Greater Elkhart Chamber of Commerce, Secretary; Emma Jordan, Specialized Staffing Solutions, 2nd Vice Chair; Kathy Sears, Centier Bank, Treasurer; Jessica Hilary, Junior Achievement and Lemonade Day Serving Elkhart County; Anita Wilson, Hopman Jewelers

Not pictured: Greg Brown, LionsHead Alloys; Shanon Buari, Anderson, Agostino & Keller; Eric Thomason, NIBCO




Executive Board 2023

Kym Baker-Butler, Ruoff Mortgage, Chair

John A. Katalinich, INOVA Federal, 1st Vice Chair

Emma Jordan, Specialized Staffing Solutions, LLC, 2nd Vice Chair

Kathy Sears, Centier Bank, Treasurer

Mark Bagwell, The Horton Group, Immediate Past Chair

Levon Johnson, Greater Elkhart Chamber of Commerce, Secretary


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