Revelstoke Chamber announces new executive director

Stacey Brensrud says she looks forward to supporting Chamber members and the local economy

Revelstoke Chamber of Commerce Executive Director Stacey Brensrud. .Photo: Revelstoke Chamber of Commerce.

The Revelstoke Chamber of Commerce has named its new executive director. Stacey Brensrud will replace Jana Thompson, who is enjoying her new role as marketing director for Mica Heli Skiing.

Brensrud is a local resident with a diverse background in the business community, and experience with governance, advocacy and non-profit societies.  She most recently worked as the constituency assistant for Columbia River- Revelstoke MLA Doug Clovechok, and is wrapping up her role there before stepping into her new position as the Chamber’s executive director.

“Revelstoke continues to evolve as a unique and dynamic city. Our local businesses play a key role in shaping our community identity and the lifestyles of residents and visitors alike. I’m looking forward to rolling up my sleeves and working alongside the City of Revelstoke to support the success of all Chamber members and our local economy,” said Brensrud.

In a statement, the Revelstoke Chamber of Commerce thanked Thompson for her hard work and achievements during her time  as executive director.

“We’d like to thank Jana for her hard work and all of her achievements during her time with the Chamber. We wish her the very best in her new endeavours and future adventures,” said the statement. “We’ve got some exciting times ahead, and we’re ready to start this new year with a really great team. “