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Chamber of Commerce Presidents.


YEAR NAME COMPANY
Newhall Chamber of Commerce
1923 Albert C. Swall Swall Hotel, etc.
Note: The organization appears to have disbanded after 1923. A 1930 citation refers to it as the Chamber of Commerce of Newhall-Saugus and links it with the Kiwanis Club and with A.B. Perkins. We next hear of it (as the Newhall Chamber) in this 1941 news report.
1941 Dr. Sarah L. Murray
(first woman?)
Physician, Surgeon
Newhall-Saugus Chamber of Commerce
1947 Paul Carrell
1948 Henry Dreher (Still) president in June 1949; [link].
1949 Ed Hilburn Hilburn Funeral Home
1950 Ray Engell
1951 Ralph W. Overton NOTE: There exists a listing that erroneously reverses Hadley's and Overton's years.
1952 Carleton Hadley Newhall Firestone Store
1953 Robert Lagerberg Partner, Salmond and Lagerberg (Union Oil consignee at San Fernando Road and Pine Street)
1954 Clyde Houdeshell
1955 Dr. Wm. J. Bonelli, Jr. Santa Clarita Water Co., etc.
1956 Adrian Adams Attorney at Law
1957 Fred Wilson
1958 Dr. Wm. Scown, Jr.
1959-60 Phil Merlino
1961-62 Everett Nichols
1963 Tom Neuner
1964 Jack Nelson
1965 John Fuller
1966 Robert M. Hunt
Newhall-Saugus-Valencia Chamber of Commerce (Exact year of switch unk.)
1967 James B. Keysor, Jr. Keysor-Century Corp.
1968 James R. Lowder Attorney at Law
1969 Charles D. White
1970 Davis J. McLean
1971 Jim Pugh
1972 John H. Groom
1973 Walter E. Black
1974-75 Richard G. Millar Realtor
1976 Vince Wiese Owner, Vince Wiese Chevrolet
1977 Richard G. Millar Realtor
1978 Sara Faye Wood Surety Savings & Loan Assn.
1979 Arthur N. Briner
Santa Clarita Valley Chamber of Commerce (Name Changed June 1980)
1980-82 Robert Bardwell
1983 Robert Silverstein
1984-85 Connie Bishop
1986 Terry Martin Condie, George & Martin CPAs
1987 Tonia Henson
1988 Lou Garasi President, Gruber Systems
1989 Mike Berger Salomon Smith Barney
1990 Rosalie Gnam Southern California Edison Co.
1991 Gary Choppé Owner, Creative Image Studio
1992-93 Marlee Lauffer Vice President of Corporate Communications, The Newhall Land and Farming Co.
1994-95 Gary Johnson Owner, Consolidated Micro Services
1996 Marc Aronson Owner, Business Builders
1997 Tim Burkhart Operations Director, Six Flags Magic Mountain
1998 Kimberly Kurowski Owner, A-1 Party
1999 Will Fleet Publisher, The Signal
2000 Connie Worden-Roberts Director, SCV Transportation Management Assn.
2001 Doug Sink CFO, REMO Inc.
2002 Rick Winsman Owner, Saratoga Engraving
2003 Kris Hough Branch Manager, Valencia Bank & Trust
(Union Bank of California, as of 2-10-2003)
2004 Duane Harte Owner, Academy Addressing & Mailing
2005 Ed Masterson Golden West K-9
(June 2005) Loose Goose Wine Festival
2006 Chris Fall Advantage Disposal
2007 Pam Ingram Realtor, RE/MAX of Santa Clarita
2008 Charlie Gill Owner, Integrated Property Services Group Inc.
2009 Bill Kennedy Owner, Wingspan Business Consulting
2010 John Shaffery Principal, Poole & Shaffery LLP
2011 Dana Cop Public Affairs, AT&T Inc.
2012 Chris Angelo Owner, Stay Green Inc.
2013 Fred Arnold Investment Counselor, American Family Funding


Note: "President" was the title given to the volunteer president of the chamber board until mid-2003, when the title was changed to "chairman" or "chairwoman." The (paid) executive director became "president" and CEO. This list indicates the volunteer president/chair of the board.
NEWHALL / SCV CHAMBER OF COMMERCE
1923 to Date

Newhall/SCV Chamber Presidents


1923 Minutes


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~1955 Marketing Brochure

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1969 N-S-V & CC Chamber Board Rosters

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Pardee House Becomes Chamber HQ 1978

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Name Change to SCV 1980

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1986 Dodger Night x2

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1988 Dodger Night

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1989 Oak Tree Classic

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1993 Expo x4

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