Stephanie Barnette has been named the new president and chief executive of the Minden-South Webster Chamber of Commerce.
Barnette, who starts in her role Oct. 3, was selected by the chamber’s board after past president and chief executive Jerri dePingre’ resigned in late July.
Over the past two months, the chamber board and a nine-member search committee led a rigorous search for a new president to lead its nearly 300-member organization.
“We were fortunate to have such a talented group of candidates express interest in the position,” Jeff Lee, chairman of the board said.
“Stephanie’s vision for the chamber’s future, along with her