Latonya was hired as the Executive Director of the Chamber in September 2017. She was originally hired as the Chamber’s Membership Manager in February 2016. Latonya moved here from Indianapolis, IN. Prior to Chamber work, she was in the financial industry for 22 years. She holds a bachelor’s degree in biblical studies from Indiana Wesleyan University. She is married to Jebora Brock. Together the couple has one adult son, two adult daughters, a teenage son, and seven grandchildren.
Marketing & Membership Manager | Executive Assistant to the Director
Jarid was hired as the Marketing & Membership Manager | Executive Assistant to the Director June of 2020. Originally, Jarid was hired to serve as the Member Services Coordinator in October 2019. Jarid was born and raised in Quincy. He previously lived in New Mexico where he studied to become a crisis counselor to have the ability to help people nationwide. Jarid has an extensive background in digital marketing/advertising and has helped many local companies build their online presence and public brand. Outside of the office, he is committed to further personal development and education, typically enjoying; exercising and reading. He also has two dogs he loves to take for walks and to the park. One of Jarid’s favorite things in Quincy is the downtown when it snows on Maine Street.
Alta has been the communications specialist for the Quincy Area Chamber of Commerce since April 2014. She publishes two weekly and three monthly e-newsletters, sells advertising, develops marketing plans for Chamber programs and events, photographs Chamber events, and more. Alta earned her bachelor’s degree in journalism from Eastern Illinois University in Charleston and a certification in nonprofit management from John Wood Community College.