Chamber Staff GENERAL MANAGER Dan Proulx Greater Vernon Chamber See Bio Dan Proulx grew up in Calgary and moved to Vernon in 2009. He has a strong passion for Vernon and stays busy giving back to the community through volunteer work. Dan has been heavily involved in JCI Vernon since 2011 and he was named National Rookie of the Year in 2012 and Regional Executive Member of the Year in 2020. He also recently received the honour of a JCI Senatorship. Dan has been with the Chamber since 2014 and has had the opportunity to meet so many amazing people through his role with the leading voice of business in the North Okanagan. He’s excited to continue to grow the Chamber’s already strong membership base while also enhancing the events and benefits GVCC provides to its members and the business community. EVENTS AND PROMOTIONS COORDINATOR Kathryn Gidluck Greater Vernon Chamber See Bio Coming from the bustling city of Vancouver, Kathryn joins the Okanagan valley with open arms. With an event focused background, Kathryn comes from overseeing the operations at the Vancouver Convention Centre in the heart of Vancouver. Having managed a team up to 30 team members, Kathryn has had the opportunity to learn the ins and outs of event execution from her six years at the half a million square foot Centre. After moving to the Okanagan three years ago, Kathryn oversaw events at O’Rourke Family Estate, the Okanagan’s most anticipated wineries in Lake Country.