• Chamber Ambassadors

    Tahoe Chamber Ambassadors are a prestigious group of hard working volunteers that act as the welcoming arm for 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

  • Veronica Arriaga Veronica Arriaga

    Property Sales Manager, Harrah's/Harveys Lake Tahoe

    Veronica loves the Tahoe lifestyle and all of the year-round recreation activities we are so lucky to have in our backyard. As a Sales Manager for Harrah’s & Harveys Lake Tahoe, she enjoys connecting groups with all of the natural beauty Tahoe has to offer and the endless entertainment options in the South Shore. She is also a member of Soroptimist International and always on the lookout for opportunities to help our community thrive.

  • 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. 

  • Ashley Colvin Ashley Colvin

    Business Development, Vacasa

    Ashley represents Business Development for Vacasa, a start-up vacation rental company based out of Portland, OR and holds a degree in Integrative Biology from UC Berkeley. She has years of experience working in South Lake Tahoe, and sits on the Board for the Tahoe-Douglas Rotary Club.

     

  • 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 Lake Tahoe 

    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.

  • Carolan LaCroix Carolan LaCroix

     
    NEW AMBASSADOR
     
    Advertising Account Manager, Tahoe 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.