Board of Directors

Mission Statement

The Centerville-Rathbun Lake Area Chamber of Commerce, located in Centerville, IA, is an action-oriented, volunteer organization of individuals and businesses working together to advance economic growth and promote and preserve the community assets and a positive business climate.


Member Services and Promotion

Provide benefits to our members and provide opportunities for our members to promote their businesses.

Chamber Development

Maintain the Chambers image in the community with emphasis on retention, recruitment and services.

Government Relations and Advocacy

Establish and maintain a rapport with local, state and national elected officials. Advocate for issues that are important to the Centerville- Rathbun Lake area.

Tourism Promotion

Bring visitors to the Centerville-Rathbun Lake Area

Community Enhancement, Appreciation, and Cooperation

Work with other community entities to facilitate beautification and enhancement efforts and assist other organizations in achieving goals

Board of Directors

The management of the Chamber is vested in a Board of Directors composed of twelve regular members. The Mayor of the City of Centerville and the Chairman of the Appanoose County of Board of Supervisors are ex-officio members and do not have the power to vote.

The Centerville-Rathbun Lake Area Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors meets on the second Tuesday of the month at noon.

Board Members

Board Members

Brett Mihalovich
US Bank
Centerville, IA

Ryan Stober
Centerville Produce
Centerville, IA

Mallory Downs
Honey Creek Resort
Moravia, IA

Phil Visser
Appanoose County Conservation Board
Centerville, IA

Dan Sales
Cook Insurance/Sales & Associates
Centerville, IA

Vice President
Dustin Harvey
Iowa Trust & Savings Bank
Centerville, IA

Ed Cox
Craver, Grothe & Cox. LLP
Centerville, IA

Stacy Walker
Gypsy Quarter
Centerville, IA

Marsha Whisler
Honey Creek Resort
Moravia, IA


Michael Matthes, Executive Director

Christina Laurson, Office Manager