Meet Our Team


Pam Scannell
President & CEO

Donna Ortiz
Donna Ortiz
Membership Development

Sharon Clay
Sharon Clay
Finance & Human Resources

Board of Directors

The Palm Desert Area Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors meets on the 4th Tuesday of every month, unless designated with a change of meeting date, time and/or location. If you wish to attend or have a question or concern you feel needs Board attention, please contact to request an addition to the agenda.

Executive Board

Eric Morcus
Kaiser Grille Palm Desert

Patrick Somers
Patrick Somers
Immediate Past-Chair
General Air Conditioning & Plumbing

John Sloan
John Sloan Real Estate Group @ Keller Williams

Peter Kim

Nick Raab
Tommy Bahama’s Restaurant, Bar, & Store

Brandt Kuhn
Beacon Pointe Wealth Advisors

Erin Sullivan
Robert Half

Board of Directors

Clarence Caldwell
True Life Enterprises

John Eddy
Eisenhower Health

Tim Ellis 
TravelHost Magazine of Greater Palm Springs

Kristal Granados
United Way of the Desert

Wendy Jonathan
DSUSD Board President


Mohamed Kastiro
FreeVolt USA Inc.

Marv Law
HealthBridge Insurance Solutions

Davis Meyer
Greater Palm Springs CVB

Cindy Pieper
State Farm Insurance – Cindy Pieper Agency

Mel Robertson
De-Cluttering spaces

Abby Sturgeon
Palm Valley School

Erin Sullivan- Moore
Robert Half

Sandy Swett
Red Door Pictures

Ambassadors Executive Team

Marv Law, President
Health Bridge Insurance

Cale Vinzant, Vice-President

Shelby Goodwin, Recording Secretary

Tammy Martin, Corresponding Secretary
Friends of the Desert Mountains

Mel Robertson, Mentor
De-Cluttering Spaces

Erin Sullivan-Moore, Events
Robert Half

Kathy Rappaport, Alternate
Flash Frozen Photography


Betty Baxter
Baxter Coaching & Consulting

Steve Hill
Create Center for the Arts

Dee Eckman
Berkshire Hathaway

Debbie Frazer
Mary Kay

John Sloan
Keller Wiliams Realty

Rick Cech
Roof Asset Management

Silver Martin
Loving All Animals

Dean Rivale
Dean Home Inspections

Sandy Waters
Sandy Waters Events

Roger Moore
Palm Desert Hypnosis

Joy Diffendal

Mary Urbina
Desert Fire

Mark Stewart

Jack McCarthy
Jemco Solutions

Jo Beth Prodhomme
TravelHost Magazine of Greater Palm Springs

Snehat Jardosh, MBA
GC Logistics, Inc.

Wendy Johnson
OnTrac Life Coaching

Sean McGuire
California Elder Law

Michelle McGregor
Caring Transitions

Comments are closed.