About the Chilton Chamber of Commerce

The Chilton Chamber of Commerce is dedicated to the growth, health and prosperity of the city of Chilton. Our mission is to strengthen the business community and support economic development in Chilton and the surrounding area.

The Chilton Chamber of Commerce is organized to unite, advertise and advance the commercial, mercantile and manufacturing interests of the City of Chilton; to improve civic and industrial conditions; to promote just and equitable principles of business and trade among its members; and do all things possible for the promotion of business and civic interest.

Serving Chilton Businesses Since 1948

The Chilton Chamber of Commerce was founded in 1948 and has been proudly serving the local community and area businesses ever since.

  • 1948: By-Laws written, chamber formed.
  • 1954: Articles of Incorporation filed and accepted.
  • 1989: Drafted and adapted the logo currently being used.
  • 2006: Completed strategic planning process for the chamber.
Chilton Wisconsin welcome sign at Klinkner Park

Chilton Chamber Board of Directors & Officers

The Chamber is governed by six officers elected annually by the members of the Chilton Chamber of Commerce and a Board of Directors consisting of 13 members that are also elected by the members of the Chilton Chamber of Commerce. Members of the Board serve three-year terms, except for the president of the previous year, who serves a one year term. Ballots for election of Board of Directors are mailed to each chamber member.

Current Chamber Officers


Dr. Susan Kaphingst
Chilton Public Schools


First Vice President
Denise Bangart
Envoy Mortgage

Jen Bonlander Papa Don's Pizza and Buffet Chilton Wisconsin

Second Vice President
Jen Bonlander
Vern's Cheese


Tammy Pethan
Chilton Chamber of Commerce
Email Tammy Pethan


Candy Chausseé
Chausseé Chiropractic
Email Candy Chausseé

Jerry Mallmann owner of Chilton Furniture Wisconsin

Past President
Jerry Mallmann
Chilton Furniture

Current Chamber Board of Directors


Shannon Adams
New Hope Center

Heidi Brill Inspire Dreams Learning Center Chilton Wisconsin

Heidi Brill
Inspire Dreams Learning Center


Glen Calnin
State Bank of Chilton


Lori Schmitz
Uptown Commons


Bill Suttner, CPA
Suttner Accounting

Chamber Committee Information

Several committees are held within the chamber consisting of officers, board members, and general chamber members. All committee members are volunteers.

Scholarship CommitteeGlen Calnin
Finance CommitteeCandy Chaussée
Dues & Membership CommitteeTammy Pethan
Citizen of The Year Selection CommitteeJamie Wieting
Ambassador’s ClubTammy Pethan
Jamie Wieting
Holiday Parade of LightsTerry Friederichs
Paula Mortimer
Summer FestivalJerry Mallmann
Summer Festival ParadeJerry Mallmann
Summer Festival Street DanceBob Cullen
Summer Festival 50/50 RaffleTammy Pethan
Candy Chaussée
Website/FacebookTammy Pethan
Carrie Kost
Brochure CommitteeTammy Pethan
Mike Gerhartz
Chamber CashTammy Pethan
Candy Chaussée
Retail/Business Committee
Crafty Apple FestTammy Pethan
Jerry Mallmann
Annual MeetingExecutive Committee

For more information or questions on the Chilton Chamber of Commerce please email us at info@chiltonchamber.com or call (920) 418-1650.