The Greater West Chester Chamber of Commerce, a membership based not-for-profit, is the leading business organization focused on helping you make effective community and business contacts. Centrally located in the heart of Chester County, our networking, marketing and advertising opportunities will be the foundation for new business for your company. Let us show you how.

Organizational Structure

The Greater West Chester Chamber of Commerce is governed by an active Board of Directors comprised of diverse chamber members approved by the membership. The Chamber Board meets monthly and works proactively to accommodate the needs of the general membership and Chamber staff.

Membership Base

Our Chamber membership consists of large and small businesses, including retail and some of the best restaurants in Chester County. Additionally, our membership includes corporations and professionals such as doctors, lawyers and accountants, and a variety of service providers from travel agents to computer specialists. Many non-profit organizations and educational institutions are also long-standing members .

Fast Facts about GWCCC

  • Members include nearly 600 businesses and community organizations.
  • We provide exceptional customer service to walk-ins, phone, mail and email inquires, and we generate over 500 information packets annually. These create a powerful referral system your business can take advantage of immediately.
  • Breakfast and luncheon meetings each attract 20 or more attendees.
  • Business After Hours attract 40 or more attendees.
  • The Chamber Chatter newsletter is distributed to over 18,000 readers bi- monthly.
  • The Membership Directory is distributed to over 700 businesses and individuals annually including over 12,000 families in the West Chester Area School District.

Vision and Mission

The Greater West Chester Chamber of Commerce is the leading organization for local businesses and entrepreneurs to join in order to be successful. We focus on helping our members attain new customers, address their most serious business challenges, and become an integral part of our thriving community.

Our Core Values


Making the connection between Chamber members looking for goods and services.


We listen and respond to our members. Your ideas and opinions matter to our Chamber leadership.


We follow the local, regional and state related business issues that impact us.


Enable high school seniors to receive a head start on their business dreams through participation in our Education Foundation.


Communicate fairly, effectively and continuously.


Create and strengthen relationships with business leaders and community decision makers.


Do what we say we will do.


Our Chamber is the leader for Greater West Chester regional business issues.


Support all member businesses.

Dave Fairman

Interim President

Financial Planning & Oversight, Board of Directors/Governance, Economic & Community Development, Sponsorship Development. Membership Recruitment & Retention, Public Relations, Marketing Committee, Ambassador Committee, Education Foundation Director.

Lisa Leone

Event & Program Manager

Membership Liaison, Program & Event Planning and Coordination, Professional Development Committee, Chamber Publications, Social Media and Website Content Management, AR/AP

Dani Anderson

Marketing & Communications Specialist

Chamber communications and marketing-related initiatives – Create, curate, and manage all published content (images, video and written), website content management, weekly email eNewsletter, social media management, content blogging, Chamber Chatter bimonthly print/digital newsletter, marketing communications and event promotions.

Mark D. Sammarone, CIC, CISR
Arthur Hall Insurance
610-696-2394, x119


Matthew Shea
West Chester University


Lauren Blake
Miles Financial Management, Inc.
484-320-8711/c: 610-350-9798

Eric Fort
West Chester Dental Arts

Mark Thompson
Lamb McErlane PC – Attorneys at Law

Patricia Campbell
YMCA of Greater Brandywine Valley

Randy Christy
S&T Bank

Christy Enoches Cosgrove
La Difference Salon & Day Spa

Robert Croll
Franklin Mint Federal Credit Union

Jack Enright
Fred Beans Ford Lincoln of West Chester

Jackie Felicetti
Chester County Hospital

Susan Hamley
Chester County Conference & Visitor’s Bureau

Matt Holliday
Chester County Prothonotary’s Office

Michael G. Louis, Esq.
MacElree Harvey, Ltd.
610 840-0228  

Arlene McGranaghan
Daily Local News/Ad Taxi

Sara M. Missett
West Chester Area School District

Kevin Rothwell
Rothwell Document Solutions

Jacqueline Segal
Fox Rothschild, LLP

Leigh Timberman
Infiniti of West Chester
610-696-6700, x2144

Marjorie Wentz
Trinity Wealth Management

Bruce Williamson
Lavazza Professional

Rebecca Worthington
Benchmark Federal Credit Union
610-429-1600 ext. 227