About the Chamber

The Upward Niagara Chamber of Commerce is a catalyst for business growth, convener for leaders and influencers, and champion for stronger communities.

We connect the community!  Check out our community calendar! Submit your event HERE


Our Chamber is a broad based business organization with over 300 members representing thousands of jobs.  We exist to do things to strengthen the local economy, represent the interest of business with government, promote community and build business relationships.

Visibility - Stand out and connect with businesses, organizations and neighboring communities!
Growth - Grow your business network and reach through connection and collaboration!
Credibility - Chamber Membership is respected by other businesses, the community and potential clients.
Network - Stay up to date on what is going on in the community.  We are committed to making connections that work for you!

Join the Chamber TODAY and become part of the success of the region!

Staff & Board of Directors

Chamber Leadership Staff

              Jennifer Pauly
           Jennifer Pauly, President

                      Suzanne Raby 1

   Suzanne Raby, Director of Finance



Susie Reinhardt, Executive Assistant


Executive Board

Matt Villnave
Chairman of the Board
Matt Villnave
Lewiston Digital, LLC                          Trait-Carre'
Sara Liberale Morreale
First Vice Chair
Sara Liberale
Alpha Align Agency
                                           Fittante for Jennifer
 Second Vice Chair
  Jim Fittante
  Fittante Architecture

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Justin Tedesco
Tedesco Enterprises


Board of Directors

Frank Campbell, Destination Niagara USA

Stephanie CattarinYBPA

Michael Cushman, Rhoney Funeral Home, Inc., Sanborn Business & Professional Assn.

Tom DealDeal Realty

Aaron Dey, Storynation Corp.

Matthew DiCamillo, DiCamillo Bakery

Michael Fiore, The Village Bake Shoppe

Dr. Mark Gallo, Niagara University

Kyle Heath, Key Bank Lewiston Branch

Karrie Gebhardt, Niagara Hospice

Lisa Lannon, Licensed Real Estate Salesperson

Carolyn Moore, Catholic Health / Mt. St. Mary's Hospital & Health Center

Bryan Plunkett, Equitable Advisors

David Unversaw, Queen B's Cottage


We have many committees that members can serve on!  What skill set do you excel in that you could share with us?  We will put it to use!

Through partnerships with regional organizations and through positive relationships with elected leaders, the Upward Niagara Region Chamber of Commerce maintains a consistent and positive presence in Western New York.

Active Partnerships include:

Amherst Chamber of Commerce

Business Groups
Celebrate Wilson
Lewiston Business Group
Ransomville Business & Professional Association
Sanborn Business & Professional Association 
Wilson Business Association
Youngstown Business and Professional Association