Chamber of Commerce

The Schroon Lake Chamber of Commerce is committed to supporting the region's economic vitality and residential quality of life. Since its inception in 1915, the Schroon Lake Chamber of Commerce has been recognized and respected as a strong advocate and supporter of local businesses and the community. As a membership organization, we work to create a healthy, informed and active business coalition.

The Chamber of Commerce's role is to:

  • support the growth and development of local businesses
  • maintain and strengthen the quality of life in our community
  • keep our members informed and connected
  • support our existing businesses and serve as a catalyst for new commerce and economic development
  • raise awareness of the benefits of doing business in the Schroon Lake area 



Meeting Schedule

Board meetings are held the third Thursday of the month (subject to change due to scheduling conflicts). All Chamber Members in good standing are welcome to attend. Voting at these meetings is done by those directors present and attending members. A quorum will consist of a majority of those present. (Chamber Bylaws, Article VII, Section 1)

Upcoming Meetings - 2022 Schedule Coming Soon

As per Chamber Bylaws Article III, Section 6, notice is hereby given of a meeting scheduled for: Thursday, January 20 at 5:45 pm at the Town Hall Meeting Room for the purpose of accepting nominations to fill officer vacancies, re-electing current members, and electing new members. Any Chamber member in good standing is invited to attend this meeting and may present a nomination from the floor and cast a vote.



Susan Palisano - Executive Director

Nicole Howe - Special Events


Board of Directors

Darren Woods, Artistic Director, Seagle Festival - President-Elect

Matthew Curren, Adirondack Regional Manager, Glens Falls National Bank - Vice President-Elect

Ginny Kern, Owner, ADK MTN Pillows - Treasurer-Elect

David Peterson, Associate Pastor, Mountainside Bible Chapel - Secretary-Elect

Carlos Hidalgo, Schroon Lake Community Member - Nominated 

Stephanie Holmquist, Schroon Lake Branch Manager, Glens Falls National Bank - Nominated

Adam McCall, Owner, Pitkin's Restaurant 

Amy McCoy, Schroon Lake EMS

Barry Pitkin, Owner, Trail Break at Schroon Lake - Nominated for an additional two-year term

Meg Wood, Town Supervisor - Ex Officio Member

Richard Gero, Town Board Member - Town Board Representative (Designee)