Tom has been a Chamber member for 3 years and recently took on the role as Chamber President. He is the franchisee of Arthur Foodland and has been in the in grocery retail for 20 years with 16 of them as a butcher/meat manager. Tom works closely with the community in rolls as chamber member, community member, store owner and Arthur Optimist member. Tom looks forward to any suggestions to help beautifying Arthur and improving the business sector.
director and treasurer
Bonnie was born and raised in Arthur where her family owned Arnott Construction. The importance of a business community working together for the good of the town was something that was always promoted. Bonnie and her husband Chris have lived and raised their family in Arthur for the last 25 years. She was a partner in Be Sure Financial for 13 years and as of 2019 she is now the sole proprietor. As treasurer and director of the Arthur Chamber, she is keen to hep out where she can, to help Arthur businesses learn and grow together.
Faye has been a Director of the Arthur & District Chamber of Commerce for 6 years. She is committed to the beautification of Arthur and has been a member and youth leader of the Arthur Horticultural & District Society for over 40 years, secretary and member of the Arthur Historical Society for 10 years, Victim Service Rep with the OPP Guelph Wellington for 14 years and an employee of The Wellington Advertiser newspaper for 17 years.
Jacklyn has been a resident of Arthur for 8 years and enjoys being involved within our amazing community. Her involvement includes volunteering on the Arthur Downtown Revitalization Committee, holding the role of President of the Arthur Public School-Parent Council, as well as practices as a Registered Dental Hygienist at Arthur Dental.
Kristina is committed to her community, and has held a position on the Chamber Board of Directors in years past, and now was rejoined us as a Director in 2020. Along with being a Chamber member Kristina owns and operates Balanced Breath Studio in 2017 and works hard to create a safe space for her students to move, breathe and explore themselves through movement and connection with our studio community.
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Paula has been a chamber member for years and recently took on the role as director. She has owned the kitchen and bath boutique The Plumber's Wife for twelve years and is a life long resident of Arthur and Area. Paula's focus on the committee is to beautify our town, while providing opportunity and resources to the community and our business partners.
Lisa Hern is in her 2nd term as Ward 3 Councillor for the Township of Wellington North. She is currently the Council’s representative to both the Mount Forest and Arthur Chamber’s of Commerce. Councillor Hern is self-employed with a BSC Degree from the University of Guelph and is in the final stages of graduate school at the Sauder School of Business, University of British Columbia. She is married to John and has a son, Wyatt.