Meet the Team

Welcome to the Mill Valley Chamber! We are a hardworking team of people who love Mill Valley and are here to foster a vibrant community and support our City’s businesses and organizations. The Leaders of the Mill Valley Chamber of Commerce are committed to promoting and advocating for Mill Valley businesses.

The goals of the Leadership of the Mill Valley Chamber include:

  • Advocating for a policy and regulatory environment that promotes business prosperity.
  • Working with Mill Valley businesses to help them succeed and prosper.
  • Promoting Mill Valley to new businesses.
  • Assisting businesses to connect with new markets, customers and clients.
  • Promoting sustainable business practices that improve the bottom line while benefiting the environment.
  • Mill Valley Chamber of Commerce 2024-2027 Strategic Plan



Jim Welte, Executive Director

Paula Reynolds, Director of Strategic Projects

Susan Lopes, Director of Programs

Danna Lewis, Director of Business Development & Stakeholder

Kathy Bakhshandeh, Office & Visitor Center Manager

Adrienne Smith, Visitor Center Associate

Dawn Atkinson, Bookkeeper

Jean Christofferson, Web Manager

2024 Mill Valley Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors.

Board Members in the photo:  Megan Acio, Sophie Priolo, Birgit Cameron, Adam Cohen, Armando Gallegos, Stacey Lamirand, Jan Mathews, Hunter Moore, Melinda Neal, Alex Ragonese, Jason Sims, Susie Turner, Stephen Burke (ex officio).
Not pictured: Gabe Burczyk, Ryan Canepa, Jessika Adams and Jonathan Reynolds
Following Staff Members are in the photo:  Jim Welte, Paula Reynolds, Susan Lope and Danna Lewis

Mill Valley Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors 2024

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Mill Valley Chamber of Commerce & Visitor Center
85 Throckmorton Avenue
Mill Valley, CA 94941

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