She will replace Jim Bellina, who left the Chamber in early June due to a family illness. Ms. Jacobson comes to the Chamber with comprehensive experience in marketing, public relations, management, fundraising, and event planning. Her varied background includes working for large corporations, non-profits, and educational institutions.
Ms. Jacobson is actively involved in the community and has volunteered her time on several Boards and committees including the United Way of North Central Massachusetts, past Chair of the Chamber’s WOMEN2Women Committee, and past Membership Chair for the Gardner Rotary Club. She currently serves on the LUK, Inc. Board of Directors and Alternatives North County Advisory Council.
“Carol’s familiarity with the greater Gardner community and her volunteer experience with the Chamber will prove to be assets in remaining focused on the mission of the organization. The Board of Directors and staff look forward to working with Carol as we continue to be the voice of business for our members and enhance the quality of life in the seven communities the Chamber serves.” said Caroline Chellis, Chair of the Board of Directors.
“I am excited to be a part of furthering the Chamber’s mission to advance the economic vibrancy of its members and our region,” Ms. Jacobson commented. “I look forward to working closely with our members and the Board to build upon the Chamber’s existing strengths, and spearhead innovation around new programs and services that encourage a broader base of membership and support.”
Ms. Jacobson is a Central Massachusetts native and currently resides in Templeton.
A date for a meet and greet reception will be announced soon.
For more information, please contact the Greater Gardner Chamber of Commerce 978-632-1780 email@example.com