Our Mission

We are a business organization dedicated to uniting the business community by enhancing business, economic growth and tourism while retaining the high quality of life in Oakdale.

Taking Care of Business

  • Chamber sponsored workshops for business owners and managers
  • Agricultural partnership with schools, businesses, and organizations
  • Business counseling
  • Identification and provision of appropriate products, services, and educational opportunities
  • Guidance for prospective businesses
  • Reminders and promotions to encourage locals to shop in Oakdale
  • Relationship with Alliance

Promote the Community

  • Familiarization tours for travel writers and tour operators
  • Tourism booth at other festivals
  • Ag Tourism CD
  • Maintains general information center which includes: calendar of events and description of local clubs/ organizations

Provide Networking Opportunities

  • Ambassador Tours
  • Annual Award Dinner
  • Business Seminars
  • Concerts in the Park
  • Networking Mixers
  • Plus many more…

Represent the Interests of Business With Government

  • Alliance involvement
  • Council Meetings
  • Legislative relationships and representation
  • Joint meeting with other area organizations

 Chamber Staff:

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Chief Executive Officer, Mary Guardiola

 

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Membership Director, Trisha K. Brown

 

Events Coordinator, Desa Cammack

 

2018 Board of Directors

Bill Adams– Marine Technology

Phil Brewer– ConAgra Foods Inc.

Donna Brown– Steves Chevrolet-Buick

Allison Carroll– Academy Mortgage Corporation

Brett Dickerson– Dickerson Law, Inc.

Kristen Eaton– State Farm Insurance

Cindy Hewitt– Oakdale Automotive Repair & Tire

Jerry L. Jones– Century 21 M&M Associates

Teresa Kinney– New York Life Insurance Company

John Lane– Condor Earth Technologies, Inc.

Mike Nixon– SGT Oakdale Police Department

Jim Sanford–Whitemyer Chiropractic & Massage

Donna Stephens–American Cancer Society

Kim Talamantes– Wells Fargo Bank

Terri Taylor– Oakdale Joint Unified School District

 Ed Viohl– Interested Individual

Jennifer West– Wells Fargo Bank