We are a team of business and community leaders who are your advocates for a bright future on the South Side.

 

The South Side Chamber of Commerce is a community-based organization which represents the diverse interests of interconnected businesses, residents and other stakeholders in the South Side neighborhood of Pittsburgh. Its primary mission is to cultivate common vision, unity and business growth through member involvement in the community at large. The Chamber actively promotes the community’s proud past, dynamic present and shared future through its ongoing community initiatives. The Chamber works as part of the common coalition which champions the East Carson Street historic business district and flats and slopes neighborhoods as it attracts and serves those who operate businesses here and those who live, work and enjoy the South Side.

 

Leadership

Chuck Reese
President
Dollar Bank

 

Mark Bucklaw
Vice President
Luttner Financial Group

 

Nina Krietemeyer
Treasurer
Ceoterra

Yvonne Phillips
Secretary
Color Creative Designs

Candice Gonzalez
Executive Director

 

Board of Directors

Jon Growall (Past President)
Blue Dog Homes

John DeMauro
The Urban Tap

Rebecca Kasavich
Copies @ Carson

Don Carlson
Carlson & Associates

Gavin Robb
Tucker Arensberg PC

Tony Mengine
Kontos & Mengine

Greg Bevington
Senior Designer

James McNeel
City Theatre

George Siegel
Siegel & Company

Randy Recker
Delanie's Coffee

Scott Johnson
Three Rivers Vintage

Thomas Shannon Barry
Thomas Shannon Barry Assoc.

Hugh Brannan III
The Brashear Association

Richard Ernsberger
Behrand & Ernsberger

Elizabeth Heidenreich
Smart Streets

Lynn Kurhan
UPMC Mercy

Louis Kroeck
Anstandig McDyer & Yurcon,

Eric Vosefski
Farmers Bank

Rich Cupka
Cupka's II

David Jason
D&P Valet

Open Volunteer Positions


Member Services

Assist busy Chamber team in the  management of membership services. Chamber member dues are vital to support the developmental and community programs of the South Side Chamber of Commerce and the operations of the South Side Welcome Center. It is essential to maintain up to date and accurate records for all members.

Typical duties of this volunteer position include collecting and entering membership information, assisting membership coordinator with member accounts, and sending member communications. Hours are flexible.
 

Qualifications

  • Computer: enter and edit data on computer (training will be provided to access chamber systems)
  • Communications: interact with members to respond to questions via email or phone c
  • Organization: maintain membership materials and communications records
  • Self-Starting: work independently with direction from membership coordinator

Welcome Center Services

Assist busy Chamber team in the operations of the South Side Welcome Center. The welcome center is one of six official Visit Pittsburgh information centers. It is a warm and engaging place for visitors and locals to meet and obtain information about the South Side.

Typical duties of this volunteer position include greeting and assisting visitors to the welcome center, responding to visitor requests for information, and maintaining welcome center materials. Hours are flexible but limited to welcome center hours.

 

Qualifications

  • Computer: enter and edit data on computer (training will be provided to access chamber systems)
  • Communications: interact with visitors to respond to questions in person, email or phone call
  • Organization: maintain welcome center materials
  • Self-Starting: work independently with direction from welcome center coordinator

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