About

The Camano Island Chamber was established in 1947 and has a long history of supporting local businesses and our vibrant community.

Mission & Vision

Mission: The Camano Island Chamber of Commerce promotes economic vitality, partnering with businesses and the community to grow our unique island culture.

Vision: The Camano Island Chamber of Commerce is the pulse of our community. By working together and embracing innovative ways to expand people’s ideas, we will secure our future and build a better community for generations to live, work, and enjoy.

Guiding Values:

  • Preserve Environment
  • Trust
  • Diversity
  • Loyalty
  • Open Minded
  • Fun
  • Transparency (openness, clarity)

Meet Our Executive Staff

Our staff is here to help you – whether you are a local business and needing resources or a visitor wondering how to make the best of your trip to Camano Island – we are here to help!

Jessica McCready
Jessica McCreadyExecutive Director
Jessica has worked with the Camano Chamber of Commerce since 2016, with expertise in marketing and event planning she brings leadership skills and creativity to the Chamber.
Cassie Merritt
Cassie MerrittAdministrative Assistant
Cassie joined the Camano Island Chamber in the summer of 2022 and assists with all chamber efforts including event coordination and membership outreach.

Meet our Board Members

Our volunteer board members represent a diverse segment of businesses on the island and provide guidance and support to the executive staff.

Brandon Ericson
Brandon EricsonPresident
Owner – Camano Commons Marketplace
Cherie Cross
Cherie CrossVice President
Customer Service Manager – Coastal Community Bank
Levon Yengoyan
Levon YengoyanTreasurer
Fire Chief – Camano Island Fire & Rescue
Cat Olson
Cat OlsonSecretary
Executive Director – SCAAC
Mike Nestor
Mike NestorPast President
Real Estate Agent – Windermere
Susan Fay
Susan FayPast President
Co-Owner & Office Manager of Puget Sound Tree Care, LLC
Dan Abshere
Dan AbshereBoard Member
Owner – Camano Counseling & Wellness
Ellen Bohn
Ellen BohnBoard Member
Owner, Managing Broker, REALTOR RE/MAX Elevate
Brandon Carlisle
Brandon Carlisle Board Member
Manager, Arrowhead Ranch
Hailey Dekle
Hailey DekleBoard Member
Owner – Cactus + Co Camano
Bonnie Eckley
Bonnie EckleyBoard Member
Executive Director – The Camano Center
Paul Foster
Paul FosterBoard Member
Camano Island Yacht Club
Ellice Lien
Ellice Lien Board Member
Owner – Camano Cookies
Carol Mason
Carol MasonBoard Member
Owner – Movement Arts Yoga & Pilates
Mona Campbell
Mona CampbellRegenerative Tourism Liaison
Director of Marketing – Canopy Tours NW

Connect with Us

Do you have something we can help you with? Our Board meets on the 4th Thursday of every month and we are happy to address your questions or concerns.