• Board Member Profile: Doug Jenzen, Guadalupe-Nipomo Dunes Center

    The Santa Maria Chamber begins their new fiscal year July 1, 2019. With it, new Chamber Board members are welcomed in to replace those who have served their term limits. We'll be profiling some of those new board members, who can serve up to two 3-year terms on the Chamber Board of Directors.

    Your name and title: Doug Jenzen, Executive Director, Guadalupe-Nipomo Dunes Center 

    What made you want to join the Santa Maria Chamber Board of Directors? Joining the Santa Maria Valley Chamber of Commerce is an exciting opportunity to help promote our region and all of the incredible, interesting, and innovative work that the people in the region are achieving.

    What do you hope to accomplish while on the board? My hope is that by joining the Chamber’s board, I can continue the organization’s tradition of spreading awareness of the region and our rich heritage.

    Why do you feel it’s important for business leaders to get involved in the local community? Our community is ultimately a better place when there are many voices at the table.