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Kristin Parsons, Executive Director
Kristin brings 15 years’ experience in the Marketing & Event Planning field, specializing in business & program development, not-for-profit management, fund development, branding, and event coordinating services.
Kristin looks forward to learning more about our business community and coming up with creative ways to engage with local businesses. Contact her at any time with your ideas, feedback, and thoughts on how we can serve you better!!
Jo-Anne Chadwick, Office Administrator & Tourism Services Manager
Jo-Anne has 20 years of banking experience and 10 years as co-owner and operations manager at Fraser River Safari tours. She brings a diverse set of skills to the Chamber which includes, customer service, administration, staff supervision, organizational management and marketing and promotion.
Jo-Anne has a deep commitment to the environment, community, and tourism and has volunteered in several different organizations over the years such as the Mission Chamber Board of Directors, Tourism Committee and the Fraser Valley Bald Eagle Festival.
Jo-Anne is excited to be joining the Chamber Team and to continue to showcase and promote both businesses in Mission as well as the incredible natural, cultural and historic assets here.
Kara Pavitt, Membership Engagement Coordinator
Kara Pavitt comes armed with a background in the retail industry, managing multi-million dollar retail spaces across Vancouver and Auckland for several years. She excels at merchandising, staff retention, building successful teams, and designing business goals.
After settling in Mission, she decided to focus her business skills on not one business in town, but all of them! She is very excited to be a part of the Chamber team to see how far we can push business in Mission. Reach out to her any time to learn how to leverage your business