Our Team

The Chamber is comprised of a remarkable collection of people who share a commitment and passion for doing business in Venango. An 18-member Board of Directors set policy and strategic goals.

Chamber Committees

There is no better way to serve the Chamber and your business then to serve on a Chamber committee. You will be able to make decisions that will affect your business community–along with meeting influential business and community leaders.

Chamber committees include: Advocacy, Education, Finance, Leadership, and Tourism.


If you have an interest in serving on one of our committees or applying to be a member of the Board of Directors, contact us today.

Our Team

Susan Williams

Staff - President/CEO swilliams@venangochamber.org

Tessa Byham

Staff - Executive Assistant tbyham@venangochamber.org

Kat Thompson

Staff - Membership & Education Manager kthompson@venangochamber.org

Ashley Smith

Staff - Be Here Program Manager asmith@venangochamber.org

Heather Hondel

Staff - Marketing Assistant

Matthew Deal

Board of Directors - Morrison Funeral Home

Ryan Bell

Board of Directors - Webco Industries

Greg Plowman

Board of Directors - Scierka's Tavern

Jake Davis

Board of Directors - New York Life

Hope Lineman

Board of Directors - Clarion University – Venango

Joyce Luton

Board of Directors - UPMC Northwest

Doug Eberle

Board of Directors - Oil City Agway

Cathy Kentzel

Board of Directors - The Barnard House

David Snedden

Board of Directors - Hagan Business Machines

Fred Terwilliger

Board of Directors - Central Electric Cooperative

Lisa Winger

Board of Directors - Aseracare Hospice