Board Members

  • Ann Matheny, Thrivent Financial (Co-President)
  • Melissa Gillett, Barron Electric Cooperative (Co-President)
  • Josh Tomsovic, Two Rivers Accounting LLC (Secretary)
  • Pat Thornby, Barron Vet Clinc (Treasurer)
  • Angie Buckley, Barron Area Community Center
  • Sue Reynolds, Johnson,Agen,Kupferschmidt & Assoc.
  • Mike Bigner, WJMC Radio
  • Jessica Havenor, Mayo Health System
  • Tammy Jackson, WESTconsin Credit Union
  • Bea Lundequam, Optimum Therapies
  • Jamie Edwards, Sensible Solutions Care Clinic
  • Karen Schoonover, Rolling Oaks Supper Club
  • Michael Nielsen, Salem Lutheran Church, Childcare, and PreSchool
  • Brianna Romsos
  • Lori Van Ess, Dove Health Care – Barron
  • Janet Bensend, Barron City Hall

Board at Annual Meeting


The Chamber Board of Directors is comprised of 8 to 13 elected individuals who serve for a three-year term of office. The Board is organized by committee, with each committee assuming overall responsibility for the events sponsored by the Chamber. Planning Committees are established for:

  • Annual Meeting
  • Holiday Lights
  • Holiday Shopping Event
  • Halloween Trunk or Treat
  • Music In The Park
  • Thanksgiving & Fall Decorating Contest
  • Wine, Food & Beer Tasting Event
  • Winterfest

Other committees include the Ambassador Committee and the Administrative Committee. All Board positions are volunteer positions, all working together with the goal of making Barron a better place to live and work.

Chairing Function

The chairing function of the Board meetings is rotated among the Board members.

Administrative Support & More Information

Administrative support is provided by the Chamber President, Ann Matheny.