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  • Staff Directory

  • Your Chamber Staff is here to help!

    Please call us at 570-823-2101 or e-mail us using the format: firstname.lastname@wilkes-barre.org. (E-mail addresses are not printed here to prevent spam.) Direct Dial Phone Numbers begin 1-570-408-1xxx where xxx is the listed extension, unless otherwise noted.

    Please direct press inquiries to Lindsay Bezick at 570-408-1724 or info@wilkes-barre.org

  • Team Directory

  • Wico-van-Genderen








    Wico van Genderen
    President/Chief Executive Officer

    Governance/Board Relations, Community Partnerships, Executive Leadership & Strategy, Capital and Infrastructure Investments

  • Lauren Scott








    Lauren Scott
    Operations Manager, ext. 710

    Scheduling, Calendar Management, Administration, Board and Committee Management, Internship Program








    Joseph Boylan
    Executive Director, Wilkes-Barre Connect

    Economic Development, Entrepreneurial Development, Wilkes-Barre Connect Management and Programming, Wilkes-Barre's THINK Center Management, Co-working Management
















    Lindsay Griffin
    Chief Operating Officer & Vice President, ext. 724

    Affinity Groups, Education and Training, Program Management, Major Events, Sponsorship, Membership Programs, Wilkes-Barre Connect, Community Outreach








    Matthew Bickert, CPA
    Chief Financial Officer, ext. 723

    Financial Reporting, Accounts Receivables, Payroll Processing, Bank Relationship Management, General Ledger Management, Budget, Human Resources








    Ben Eaton
    Membership Development and Retention Manager, ext. 728

    Membership Onboarding, Tiered Dues, Membership Benefits, Membership Retention, Database Management, Membership Ambassador Program, Governance, Board Development








    Meghan Flanagan
    Communication and Resource Manager, ext. 733

    Grant Writing, Grant Administration, Research, Internship Program, Internal and External Communications








    Ahmad Ali
    Programs and Events Coordinator, ext. 715

    Signature Events, Young Professionals Events, Women's Network Events, Wilkes-Barre Connect Events, Wilkes-Barre's THINK Center Management, Co-working