Member Spotlight

Since opening their first retail location in December of 2018, owner Brandon Barnhart knew it was time to move to a new location that could house their always expanding product lines. From pool chemicals, pool accessories, quality grills, outdoor kitchens, patio furniture, and hot tubs....

Kendra Oakes Peoples Bank & Trust VP Trust Department Manager Chamber Board Term: 2019-2022 McPherson Chamber Board Presiden "I grew up in Salina Kansas, then made my way to Colorado where I started my banking career as a loan officer in 2005 and gained experience in different banking positions in...

Jeffery Reitz JAR Performance Automotive - Owner Chamber Board Term: 2019-2022 "I have spent my life working on cars and I find joy in resolving problems for people. Our business enables us to assist and support all of McPherson’s automotive repair needs." The value of investing in the McPherson...

Amy Beckman Executive Director, Career & Experiential Learning, McPherson College Chamber Board Term: 2018-2021 "I grew up in Canton and graduated Canton-Galva High School with a class of 32, then went to Kansas State University where I earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Psychology and Family Studies....

Eric Wicker Sr. Director of Manufacturing, Viega LLC Chamber Board Term: 2019-2022 "I was born and raised in Chanute, KS. After attending college, I moved to Tennessee for 8 years. During this time I also lived and worked in Guadalajara, Mexico for one year. Aside from traveling all...

Lauren G. Hughes Attorney at Wise & Reber, L.C. Chamber Board Term: 2020-2023 and President-Elect Lauren G. Hughes is a Texas-native, growing up in League City, Texas. She received her Bachelor of Arts in both English and American Studies from the University of Kansas in 2013, summa cum...

Dr. Patrick Romm Integrated Health & Wellness Chiropractor Chamber Board Term: 2020-2023 "I grew up in the Salina area and my wife Taycee is from Great Bend. We moved here with our two kids in 2017 and have been in love with McPherson ever since!" The value of investing in...

Shannon Brake McPherson Public Library Marketing & Communications Mgr./Head of Adult Program Chamber Board Term: 2018-2021 "I have lived in McPherson for 22 years, and am delighted to have worked at the McPherson Public Library for 5 years. I am married to Chad Brake and have two daughters. As...