Our Mission Statement

What We Do

Our mission statement is to promote economic stability and viability for Clearwater and area business community, while working in collaboration with other stakeholders to build our community through fostering cultural, social and economic well being, while keeping the environment at the forefront.

Our Strategic Plan
Our Values

The Chamber Embraces
the Following Values:

  1. Supportive of our business community
  2. Resourceful and dependable
  3. Inclusive
  4. Proactive
  5. Innovative
  6. Creative
Meet Our Team

Board of Directors

Leslie Groulx

PresidentOwner Leslie Groulx Consulting

Chrystal Augustine

Vice PresidentOwner Living in Love Events

Clyde MacLennan

TreasurerOwner Mac River Enterprises

Cheryl Thomas


Darren Dunbar

DirectorOwner Slate Creek Ranch

Doug Borrow

DirectorOwner Borrow Enterprises

Kelly Sunderman

DirectorOwner Black River Contracting LTD

Lorne Selbee

DirectorOwner Wells Gray Home Hardware

Peter Bradstock

DirectorOwner Peter Bradstock IT

Roger Toews

DirectorOwner Tim Hortons

Deana Pidcock

SecretaryOwner Pidcock Consulting
Our Mandate

Advocation for Small Business

Our mandate is to advance the industrial, commercial and local interests of the Central North Thompson area and to support the interests of the citizens on local, provincial and federal issues. The Clearwater & District Chamber of Commerce acts as a business information centre, provides benefits to our members, and advocates for small businesses to all levels of government.

The Clearwater and District Chamber of Commerce seeks to maintain and enhance a strong socially responsible business climate based on the principles of free enterprise, fair profit and job creation for businesses of all sizes. We value the region's historical character, its culture and diversity, while embracing economic prosperity and innovation as key components to the quality of life enjoyed by all.

A valuable benefit of being a member of the Clearwater and District Chamber of Commerce is the opportunity to meet and network with other business people in the community, and gain greater local exposure for each other’s business.

Our Vision

Where Are We Going?

To be the leading organization supporting business in Clearwater and area by:

  • Supporting the business community by providing resources, training and learning opportunities
  • Creating networking and collaborative opportunities for people of all ages
  • Utilizing technology and social media to benefit our members and community
  • Working together as Chamber members to understand how businesses see the community growing
  • Providing a prominent voice for the business community
Our Partners

Proudly Supported By

The Clearwater & District Chamber of Commerce is situated on the traditional and unceded lands of the Simpcw First Nation. We are honored to live and work and play on this land and acknowledge the complicated history and humbly move forward in a spirit of collaboration and gratitude.