• Tahoe Chamber Ambassadors are a prestigious group of hard working volunteers that act as the welcoming arm of the chamber and who are the force behind our special events, ribbon cuttings and Connect for a Cause Mixers.

    The mission of the Tahoe Chamber Ambassadors is to connect and strengthen business relationships, communicate chamber benefits, bring exposure to its members and help businesses reach their ultimate goals.


    Become an Ambassador!

    Join us as a Tahoe Chamber Ambassador and make new business contacts during incredible relationship building opportunities. You'll experience increased visibility in the community and rub elbows with Tahoe's elite at chamber events.

    Review the requirements | Apply to become an Ambassador

  • Carolan LaCroix Carolan LaCroix

    Advertising Account ManagerTahoe Daily Tribune  

    Carolan loves having the opportunity to be a part of the Lake Tahoe community and lifestyle, and enjoys all of the seasonal recreation and local entertainment available. She is an active member of the Chamber Ambassador program and is passionate about supporting and working closely with local businesses, and providing the resources and means to promote growth and help businesses reach their full potential.

  • Allegra Boyd Allegra Boyd

    Marketing DirectorServiceMaster First Response

    Allegra has represented her family’s business, Service Master 1st Response, as Marketing Director in the Lake Tahoe area since 2011. She joined the Tahoe Chamber to build their business and get involved in the community. Allegra is also involved in the Tahoe-Douglas Rotary, Tahoe Regional Young Professionals, and a current student in Leadership Lake Tahoe.

  • Kelly Higgins Kelly Higgins

    Event Sales Director, Lake Tahoe Golf Course 

    Kelly recently joined Lake Tahoe Golf Course as the Event Sales Director helping to provide a venue for both locals and visitors alike for golf tournaments, community events and meeting, weddings and more. Her love for her community prompted her to become more involved in the Tahoe Chamber to better understand the needs of both the local businesses and the visitors that come to Lake Tahoe for recreation. As a 25 year local she and her 2 boys try to take full advantage of all the extracurricular activites that Lake Tahoe has to offer, including skiing, golf, "beachin it" and more. 

  • Kristel Kimball Kristel Kimball

    Senior Multimedia & Advertising Specialist, Harrah's/Harveys Lake Tahoe

    Kristel is currently the Advertising Specialist for Harrah’s and Harveys Lake Tahoe and holds a Bachelor’s degree in Graphic Design. By applying her enthusiasm and creative skills to any assignment, she has consistently shown herself to be a key asset in accomplishing Harrah’s and Harveys’ marketing goals.

  • Jenn Lay Jenn Lay

    Jenn has been a Tahoe resident for more than 10 years and in that time she has developed a deep love for this beautiful place. She is an active volunteer in the community with several local non-profits. In her free time she enjoys all that Tahoe has to offer by going hiking, snowshoeing, kayaking and snowboarding. For the future she hopes to continue to be a part of the processes that affects change to improve our community. 

  • Morgan Palma Morgan Palma

    Store Manager, Wells Fargo Bank

    Morgan was born and raised in South Lake Tahoe, Ca. She loves the small town vibe and the ability to see familiar faces all over town, or as her dad would say, “being a big fish in a small pond”. Working at Wells Fargo for over eight years, Morgan has had the opportunity to become closer with the community and values the impacts we can make together. She takes pride in her team members and is consistently encouraging them to find and pursue their passions. 


  • Jody Taylor Jody Taylor

    Loan OfficerRadix Mortgage

    Jody loves working with new members and is a great asset in get members more involved in the community. In addition to volunteering, she enjoys all of the wonderful things Lake Tahoe has to offer; Snow Skiing, Water Skiing, Mountain Biking, Hiking, Paddle Boarding, kayaking and sailing and many more. 

  • Nikki Verdile Nikki Verdile

    Director of Marketing & Events, Beach Retreat & Lodge Tahoe

    Nikki loves everything that Lake Tahoe has to offer and enjoys doing any outdoor activity or simply sitting on the beach soaking up the sunshine! She enjoys giving back to the community through volunteer work and is an active member of the Ambassador Program and Tahoe Regional Young Professionals.


  • Bryan Vargem Bryan Vargem

    Accounts and Events Executive, KRLT 93.9 FM & KOWL 1490 AM

    Bryan is a Tahoe local and an active member of the Ambassador Program. He can see first-hand the challenges and successes that businesses meet and he is here to help them anyway he can. An advocate for in JDRF (Juveniile Diabetes Research Foundation) and Cure Autism Now/ Autism Speaks, Byan loves everything Lake Tahoe has to offer and is a great resource to have in the community. 

  • Todd White Todd White

    School Program Manager, El Dorado Big Brothers Big Sisters

    Todd has served as the Program Manager for Big Brothers Big Sisters of since 2014. He joined the Tahoe Chamber to build Big Brothers Big Sisters presence on the South Shore. This lifelong resident of El Dorado County, and a passionate advocate for quality public education. Todd has served as a Trustee for the El Dorado Union High School District since 2010, as well as serving on the Juvenile Justice Commission and the Early Education & Planning Council. 

  • Christen Rodriguez Christen Rodriguez

     Recruitment and Training Manager, Harrah's/Harveys

    Christen is currently the Recruitment and Training Manager for Harrah's and Harveys Lake Tahoe and holds a Bachelor's degree in Organizational Communication. She is passionate about recruitment and training and is always eager to share the message that Harrah's and Harveys is the best place to work.

  • Linda Adkins Linda Adkins

    Digital Sales Executive, Tahoe.com

    Linda has been in Tahoe specializing in all aspects of the Media over the past 11 years.  She is currently Digital Sales Executive at Tahoe.com.  It is her goal to work closely with local businesses to develop marketing plans to ensure their success. She is very active in the Tahoe community’s both North and South.  She is currently Kiwanis President of North Lake Tahoe and looking forward to participating as a Chamber Ambassador Program to help promote and help businesses in our area, “I take pride giving back to our communities”  In her spare time, she loves all the outdoor activities both summer and winter and a little secret about her- she is a gourmet “Chef”

  • Lou Friedman Lou Friedman

    Owner/Operator, BL Friedman Creative

    Lou Friedman is owner/operator of BL Friedman Creative and a recent chamber member. A 15 yr. local, Lou enjoys the outdoorsy Tahoe days, photography, design and geeky tech stuff. The father of two boys, Lou volunteers his time at the local synagogue and looks forward to connecting with area businesses and entrepreneurs.

  • Veronica Arriaga Veronica Arriaga

    Senior Sales Manager, Lake Tahoe Resort Hotel

    Born in Puerto Rico and raised in the LA area, Veronica received her BA degree from Cal State Northridge with a major in Psychology and minor in Business Administration.  After completing this degree, she moved to Sydney, Australia for 2 years to obtain a Masters of Commerce in Tourism & Hospitality in an international setting in 2008. Veronica loves has been loving life in the Sierras for almost a decade. She is a Leadership Lake Tahoe grad and this year sharing her passion for snowboarding by volunteering with SOS. In her role as a Sales Manager for Lake Tahoe Resort Hotel, she enjoys connecting groups from all over the US and with all of the natural beauty Tahoe has to offer and the endless entertainment options in the South Shore.