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  • About Us

  • MISSION

    To invigorate the economic health of the areas we serve, while contributing to the well-being of the Upper Valley. 

    OPERATING PRINCIPLES

    • The Upper Valley Business Alliance represents 460 businesses strong located throughout the Upper Valley.  Our mission is to serve as an advocate for our members large and small with local and state government and promote and seize opportunities to better the economic climate in our region.  
    • Encourage addressing regional issues by working closely with other Chambers, other organizations without duplicating efforts and Government agencies at local, regional and state levels.
    • Support Environmental Stewardship by nurturing business and community relationships focused on sustainability initiatives, by engaging in civic dialogue, by incorporating environmental stewardship as a critical ingredient in the community’s enduring economic health.

    STAFF & VOLUNTEERS

                              

             President                                              Administrative Coordinator
          Tracy Hutchins                                                    Tammi Klotz

     

     

  • BOARD OF DIRECTORS

    Board Chair: Jennifer Packard, Blue Sky Restaurants

    Vice-Chair:  Kevin Purcell, Purcell Properties

    Treasurer: Jay Simms, Tyler Simms & St. Saveur

    Secretary: Mary Giveen, Dr. Sam's Eye Care

    Directors:

    Jennifer Snyder, Coldwell Banker Lifestyles

    Heather Drinan, Dartmouth College

    Peter Glenshaw, Alice Peck Day Hospital

    Julia Griffin, Town Manager, Town of Hanover

    Shaun Mulholland, City Manager, City of Lebanon

    Nicole LaBombard, Dartmouth-Hitchcock

    Mike Parisi, Ledyard National Bank

    Ira Richards, West Lebanon Feed & Supply

    Mike Scheller, Hypertherm

    Karen Slayton, Mascoma Bank

    Rich Wallace, Valley News

    Kristina Withington, Fireside Inn