The West Orange Chamber Ambassadors are our goodwill representatives. They are easily recognized in their “red” jackets.

Frank Adam, Chairman

Jo Barsh, Board Liaison
State Farm – Jo Barsh Agency

The Mission of the Ambassadors: A Chamber Ambassador Committee shall serve the membership of the Chamber.

The Committee shall serve:

The Ambassadors are official hosts of the Chamber at Ribbon Cuttings, Groundbreakings, Anniversaries, “Business After Hours” and other Chamber functions. They promote Chamber Programs, Initiatives, Events, and Membership in the West Orange Community. 

The Ambassadors are happy to celebrate a Member Moment with you at your business location.

This committee has an application and selection process to join. To learn more about this select committee, email Lynn Ramsey.

2023 West Orange Chamber Ambassadors:


Sonya Alvarez – Westgate Resorts

Jo Barsh, State Farm Insurance – Jo Barsh Insurance Agency, LLC

Pam Birdsong, Proforma Albrecht & Co.

Iggy Collazo, Observer Media Group

Loreta Delgado – Axiom Bank-Hamlin

Trish Eakin, exp Realty

Heather Easterling – Boyd Development Corp.

Denise Fisher, Aflac

Cyndi Gustafson, Observer Media Group

Mike LaPorte, LaPorte Financial, LLC.

Kathleen Roat, Kathleen Roat & Company, Inc.

Doug Sahr – Premier Practice Solutions

Nina Sayad, CB – Florida Golf, and Beaches

Jose Soto Martinez – Valley Bank-Dr. Phillips

Buss Woodley – Health Markets Sylvester “Buss” Woodley

Bruce Young, Edward Jones

Tina Zernickow, Valley Bank


Jim Densmore, Premier Sotheby’s International Realty

JoAnne Quarles, Treasure Title Insurance Agency, Inc.

Joan Bailey, Bailey Bleus, LLC

Pat Gleason

Father Tom Rutherford, Church of the Messiah