SIOUX FALLS – The search for the next President & Chief Executive Officer of the Sioux Falls Area Chamber of Commerce is underway and inquiries are now being accepted. A position profile was released today and can be found on the Chamber's website.
The Chamber's Board of Directors has retained Waverly Partners as its executive search firm.
Dr. Dave Kapaska, former Chair of the Chamber's Board and retired President of Avera McKennan Hospital & University Health Center, is serving as Interim President until a new leader is in place. Kapaska is heading a 13-member search committee that will work with Waverly Partners to identify qualified local, regional and national candidates.
"Our committee has developed a profile detailing the experience and leadership characteristics of our preferred candidate," Kapaska said. "We are open to executives with backgrounds in chambers of commerce, business associations, economic development, other kinds of nonprofits, private sector or related experience with a commitment to our mission of business advocacy in Sioux Falls and our region."
To review the position profile, visit the Careers page under the About Us tab on the Chamber's website at www.siouxfallschamber.com.
For more information about the search, contact Eric Peterson at SiouxFalls@Waverly-Partners.com. All inquiries will be held in confidence.
About the Sioux Falls Area Chamber of Commerce
As the leading Sioux Falls area business advocate, we represent our members by advancing and promoting the economic health and quality of life of the region.