Emmetsburg Chamber of Commerce

The Emmetsburg Chamber of Commerce is now accepting applications for an Executive Director.

Applicants should have experience working in an office/professional environment. A high school diploma or equivalent is required, but possessing a degree in public or business administration, marketing, economics, or related field will be helpful. Any equivalent combination of education and/or experience may be accepted.

Essential functions of this position include financial management of the Chamber, providing member services and community leadership, marketing and events management, and supporting the Chamber Board of Directors. Candidates should have knowledge of general business and administrative functions, demonstrate passion and the ability to motivate others, and be comfortable with modern technology, including the use of social media and website development platforms. Strong organization, time management, communication skills, and the ability to work independently are necessary.

This position is a full time exempt position with occasional nights and weekends. Salary will be based on experience.

Please submit resumes and applications to Amy Martini, Board President, Emmetsburg Chamber of Commerce, 402 State Street, Emmetsburg IA 50536 or email to emmetsburgchamber@gmail.com. Position open until filled, with review date beginning February 19, 2024. Equal Opportunity Employer.

Our Mission

The Emmetsburg Chamber of Commerce is the primary advocate of the Emmetsburg area business community in recognition of our responsibility to sustain the area as a desirable place to live, work, and play.

Strategic Priorities:

  1. Ensure Chamber of Commerce is adequately funded
  2. Increase tourism promotion and development
  3. Recruit and retain business

The Emmetsburg Chamber of Commerce is the primary advocate of the area business community, providing business advocacy, networking, referrals, publicity ad exposure, training, weekly business coffees, relocation packets, quarterly newsletters, ribbon cuttings, community calendar, Chamber Bucks, community and tourist information, maps, websites, and more.

Offices Located at The Chamber

  • Emmetsburg Cable Television Channel 3/117.2
  • KEMB-LP 94.1 FM
  • Emmetsburg’s Iowa Welcome Center (Established 1987)

2024 Chamber Board

Amy Martini, President Pizza Ranch 712-852-2222
Julie Leners, Vice-President Iowa Trust & Savings Bank 712-852-3451
Erica Janssen The Willow Tree Garden Center 712-852-8073
Jonathan Moe Palo Alto County Health System 712-852-5500
Tony Brugman Community State Bank 712-852-2201
Tracie Christensen Emmetsburg Community Schools 712-852-2966
Christy Montgomery Kwik Star 712-852-2181


Chamber Committees:

  • Annual Banquet & Awards Presentation
  • Business Appreciation Day Golf
  • Community Beautification
  • Finance
  • Fun on the Fourth
  • Media
  • Retail
  • Staff & Facility
  • Technology
  • Tailgate Party
  • Tourism

Chamber Office

Office Hours:

Monday – Friday 9:00 am – 4:00 pm