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Meet the MACC Team

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Carrie Ankrom - President & CEO


Contact Carrie About:

  • Business Retention & Expansion
  • New Business Development
  • Advocacy & Public Policy Initiatives
  • Chamber Policies
  • Becoming A Board Member
  • Involvement in the Marietta Area Chamber

A graduate of Washington State Community College. Carrie worked for DECA, International in Virginia prior to returning home to the Mid-Ohio Valley. With her background in event planning, Carrie brings strong organizational skills to the Chamber.

In her spare time, Carrie enjoys photography and spending time with husband, Josh, her delightful sons, Brady and Luke, and her adorable daughter Lily.

Candi Heiss - Accounting/Special Programs Manager


Contact Candi about:

  • Accounts Payable / Accounts Receivables
  • Membership Billing
  • Marietta Bucks
  • Workers' Comp. Group Rating Plan
  • Health Insurance Group Plan
  • Mid-Ohio Valley Safety Council Co. Manager

Candi has been with the Chamber since 2003 with her own company, and in October of 2015 joined us as a team member. She provides bookkeeping and accounting services to the Chamber along with promoting the Chamber's special programs to MACC members. Candi is Co-Manager of the Mid Ohio Valley Safety Council.

Candi lives in Lowell with her husband, Rod & her Yorkiechon, Bentley. She enjoys spending time with and spoiling her thirteen grandchildren.

Kelsy Eaton - Executive Assistant/ Events Manager


Contact Kelsy about:

  • Ordering Marietta Bucks
  • Relocation Packets
  • Flyers in the weekly E-News
  • MACC Monthly Event Information
  • Advertising in the Entrepreneur

Kelsy Eaton joined us in December of 2019 as our Executive Assistant/ Events Manager.  A graduate of Fairmont State University, she has a B.A. in Political Science, with minors in Psychology and Art.  As a lifelong resident of the Mid-Ohio Valley, she is eager to contribute more to the area through her role at MACC.

In her spare time, you can find her painting or playing the piano!

Tayla Kemp - Membership Services Manager


Contact Tayla about:

  • Joining the Chamber
  • Member Services
  • Membership fees

Tayla Kemp, our Membership Services Manager, joined the MACC in June of 2020.  She is a Marietta College graduate and has a B.A. in Educational Studies. As a lifelong resident of the Mid Ohio Valley and former downtown Marietta business owner, she is excited to bring her dedication and love for the city to her workplace.

Tayla enjoys spending time with family, shopping, and doing home improvement projects in her spare time.

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