Valpo Chamber President Rex Richards announces that Julie Gaskell has been promoted to the position of Executive Vice President. Gaskell, who joined the Valpo Chamber in 1998 as a part-time employee, performs numerous administrative duties for both the Valpo Chamber and Valparaiso Economic Development Corporation.
"Gaskell has been an outstanding employee who has been involved in most all of the programing and operational matters of the Chamber," says Richards. "She plays a very pivotal role in the broad range of programs and functions of the entire organization. Gaskell previously served as Vice President of Operations.
"Julie has always placed the mission of the organization paramount in all that she does for the Chamber and has helped enormously in building a culture of excellence for the Valpo Chamber," adds Richards. Gaskell is a graduate of Defiance High School and attended Defiance College, Defiance, Ohio. She moved to Valparaiso in 1993. She and her husband Kurt live in Valparaiso and have two sons.