The Greater Newport Chamber of Commerce

The Greater Newport Chamber of Commerce is one of the most progressive and dynamic organizations on the Oregon Coast.

Boasting over 600 member businesses and individuals, the Chamber consistently has between 15-20 active volunteer committees working to enhance the community and our business climate.

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Executive Committee 1

Executive Committee

Susan Beck
Farmers Insurance

1st Vice President
Lisa Ely
Samaritan Pacific Communities Hospital

2nd Vice President
Mark Hanrahan
Oregon Coast Aquarium

Executive Committee 2



Richard O'Hearn

Edward Jones

Doug Hunt 
Lincoln County Commissioner

Past President
Jim Protiva
Newport Parks & Recreation

Executive Committee 3


Past President-at-Large
Judy Kuhl
Best Western Agate Beach Inn

Ex Officio Directors

Ex Officio Directors

Sandra Roumagoux
City of Newport Mayor                                                                

Kevin Greenwood
Port of Newport

Board of Directors 1

Board of Directors 

Jason King
Oregon Coast Aquarium

Amy Petersen
TLC, A Division of Fibre Federal C.U.

Lisa Kellenberger
Thompson Sanitary Service

Board of Directors 2


Catherine Rickbone

Robert Taylor
Creative Landscape

Randy Teich
Newport Gentle Dentistry

Board of Directors 3


John Baker
NW Management

Larimee Ward

Board of Directors 4


Daniella Crowder
Bike Newport

Melanie Sarazin
Bartoldus Law Office

Al Fitzpatrick
Coast Guard University


The Ambassadors are a supportive group of the Greater Newport Chamber of Commerce, comprised of knowledgeable and friendly, business professionals. We like to call ourselves the ‘busy bodies of the business realm'….and we mean that in the very best of ways! The Ambassadors are here to support local Chamber businesses through a number of means, whether it be a weekly Showcase, referrals, volunteering for community events or helping out with a grand opening.

The mission of the Ambassadors is to assist in recruiting, welcoming and supporting new and existing members through participation in and promotion of the Greater Newport Chamber of Commerce.

What the Chamber Ambassadors Can Do For You

  • Grand Openings & Ribbon Cuttings
  • Friday Showcases
  • Ambassadors also help with...

Contact Us

For more information on joining the Ambassadors, or to schedule an event, contact or call the Chamber at 541-265-8801. Also visit our Facebook page.

Young Professionals

The Young Professionals is a newly formed group within the Newport Chamber of Commerce. The Yo-Pros as we like to call them get together for Civic projects, Social Networking events and to support local Chamber businesses through monthly "Lunch Mobs."

The mission of the Young Professionals is to improve the quality of life for residents in this age demographic, who currently live and work in Lincoln County. Yo-Pros is committed to providing opportunities that will encourage interaction in both a social and civic setting.


*Once-a-Month Lunch Mob*

What: Lunch Mob
When: 12pm-1pm
Where: A Different restaurant each month. See Calendar of Events
More info: Phone: 541-265-8801 or

Come socialize and network amongst your peers while enjoying lunch! 

Press Room

Hot Deals

Biz Blurbs

Leadership Lincoln

Employee of the Month

Member Login


Each month the Chamber newsletter is mailed to over 800 leading businesses in Newport and surrounding areas.

Reading the Communiqué keeps you informed of many activities made possible through your membership.

Current Edition

Chamber Spotlight

Take advantage of your Chamber membership with this FREE marketing opportunity.


Committee • Highway Clean Up • Holiday Decor Competition

As part of the Greater Newport Chamber of Commerce’s efforts to improve the appearance of the City of Newport, the Chamber’s Beautification Committee holds a monthly Highway Clean Up. Volunteers meet at the Chamber office, located at 555 SW Coast Hwy in Newport, at 8:00 a.m. on the second Saturday of each month from May through September. All necessary supplies are provided as well as coffee and refreshments. We always welcome new volunteers!