GLENWOOD SPRINGS CHAMBER RESORT ASSOCIATION STAFF

JONI BATES, IOM
VP of Membership Development
Email: joni@glenwoodchamber.com
Phone: 970-945-1514

Joined the chamber team in December 2002.

Joni is the friendly face that greets new businesses to town, welcoming them to the community and the chamber.  Her focus is anything that is member-related.  She will assist in cultivating your business through referral groups, the Women Interacting & Networking or W.I.N. committee, Business After Hours networking, and business-to-business leads-generation.  After hours she is living it up in the “Most Fun Town in America” attending chamber member events, dining outdoors with friends at Glenwood’s new restaurant scene, and on those sunny Colorado weekends teeing it up at “The Hill!” 


THING SHE LOVES ABOUT GLENWOOD:  Teeing it up at Glenwood Golf Club (“The Hill”) and après’ golf at the Greenside Grill.

LISA LANGER, IOM
Vice-President of Tourism Marketing

Email: lisa@glenwoodchamber.com
Phone: 970-230-9035

Joined the chamber team in January 2012.

Lisa is in charge of the “Fun” in “The Most Fun Town” in America through her role in tourism promotion of Glenwood Springs. As a staff member of the chamber and a liaison between the city’s tourism promotion board and city council, her duties include management of the tourism budget, marketing plan and related staff and contractors. Lisa loves people and is passionate about promotion. She enjoys non-profit management and has a deep respect for volunteers. During off-hours Lisa kicks up her heals acting, singing and dancing in local theatre productions.

THING SHE LOVES ABOUT GLENWOOD: The view from the top of Glenwood Caverns Adventure Park’s observation deck.

​ELAINE BENSON
Visitor Information Specialist

Email: frontdesk@glenwoodchamber.com
Phone:  970-945-6589

Joined the chamber team in September 2012.

After many years of being employed in the legal field, Elaine came to work at the Visitor’s Center and has thoroughly enjoyed her interaction with visitors from around the world and the many tourists who are very happy to be on vacation enjoying our wonderful city.  Elaine lived in many states before settling in Colorado, where she was attracted to the beauty of the area and friendliness of our community.  In her spare time, she enjoys biking, swimming, hiking and of course, living in our special Roaring Fork Valley.

THING SHE LOVES ABOUT GLENWOOD: The hot springs pool after dark, under the lights with the stars above.



SUZY ALCOTT
Visitor Information Specialist

Email: frontdesk@glenwoodchamber.com
Phone: 970-945-6589

Joined the chamber team in August 2012.


Suzy has the ideal job of telling guests and locals alike about the wonderful attractions and services that are available in “The Most Fun Town in America.” Suzy has raised her family in Glenwood Springs. She continues to work here, volunteer here and she enjoys giving historical tours at the Hotel Colorado on her “days off.”

THING SHE LOVES ABOUT GLENWOOD:  Wandering through the Linwood Cemetery, communing with “Doc” (Holliday).

CRISTIN BARTA
Tourism Marketing Project Manager

Email: cristin@glenwoodchamber.com
Phone: 970-945-6589 x109

Joined the chamber team in December 2014.

Cristin loves surfing the web and planning imaginary vacations. So much so, that she decided to do it as a career. As Marketing Project Manager in the tourism promotion department, a.k.a. the “internet geek,” Cristin spends her days ensuring Glenwood Springs’ online tourism presence is the best in the biz. Cristin also provides backup support to the VP of Tourism Marketing, Lisa Langer, when she gets too busy saving the world (the tourism promotion world, that it).  When Cristin is not working, she enjoys margaritas on the patio, camping, four-wheeling, and taking her dogs outside to enjoy our beautiful valley. 

THING SHE LOVES ABOUT GLENWOOD: The beautiful colors of all four seasons.    

ANGIE ANDERSON, IOM
President & CEO

Email: angie@glenwoodchamber.com
Phone: 970-945-0784

Joined the chamber team in high school (1998 – 2000) and as a full-time employee in October 2007.

Angie Anderson is the “go to” person for operations and events. She organizes events such as Strawberry Days, the Biz-Opoly Business Trade Fair, the Annual Gala and Issues and Answers Night.   She also coordinates the production of the Glenwood Springs Magazine and the Official Glenwood Springs map, chamber seminars and training and various projects in between.   A “local” since she was in third grade, Angie can answer lots of random questions about Glenwood Springs.  Outside of work, she can usually be found enjoying outdoor recreational opportunities in the area with her husband Scott and daughter Paige.  


THING SHE LOVES ABOUT GLENWOOD: Her jogger’s stop on the Two Rivers’ Bridge at the confluence of the Colorado and Roaring Fork.






  

SUSIE STRAUS
Operations and Events Assistant

Email: susie@glenwoodchamber.com
Phone: 970-945-6589 x113

Joined the chamber team in January 2014.

Susie joined the Glenwood Springs Chamber after 30 years in the printing industry. As Operations-Special Events Assistant to Angie, Susie is having a ball! Having been a business owner for 30 years, she knows how important community/business relations are and how to interact with people. She loves learning all the "ins and outs" of planning chamber special events and helping with day-to-day operations. Susie also LOVES Glenwood Springs...and she has the found the perfect place to show it.





THING SHE LOVES ABOUT GLENWOOD: Listening to Mitchell Creek from her deck.