Patricia M. Hewett, Chief Operations Officer, joined the Chamber in 2002 as Office Manager to manage bookkeeping and finance issues for the Chamber and a couple of subsidiaries. Patty has played key roles also in the execution of many Chamber programs and has provided leadership in CYNERGY (our Young Professional program), Membership Committee and Membership Appreciation Day.
Patty was promoted in 2009 to Office Manager and Staff Administrator, assuming additional responsibility in a supervisory role, and late last year was again promoted to Vice President, Operations. In February 2017, she stepped up into the role as Chief Operations Officer. Patty is accountable for the overall administration of the internal operations of the Chamber office, including financial management, as well as general administrative work and projects as assigned.
Patty resides in Sidney with her husband, Eric and their two children, Izaac and Ana. In her free time you will find her spending time with her family.