Chamber Staff

“I feel so blessed and privileged to have been offered this opportunity to work so closely with our community! It’s something I’ve always wanted to do and was never able to. I’m right where I want to be. I’m so excited to be such an integral part of our County and to work closely with our members!”

Taryn Blanshan

Executive Director, Gratiot Area Chamber of Commerce

Taryn Blanshan

Taryn Blanshan

Executive Director

Taryn Blanshan started with the Chamber Office June 1, 2016. She has an extensive background in Customer Service as well as Mortgage Processing. Taryn is a current Gratiot County resident, she grew up in Ithaca and currently resides in Alma where she is raising a family of her own!

 

Sheila Bishop

Sheila Bishop

Executive Assistant

Sheila Bishop was born and raised on a farm just outside of Ithaca. She graduated from Ithaca High School as an honor student. Previous to the Chamber, she worked 25 years in accounting at Avalon/Tahoe Pontoon. Sheila has been with the Chamber for 9 years! She is married to Bob for 28 years and has 3 stepchildren and 4 step/grandchildren.