Meet the Team

Chamber Staff

Ken Riehl

Chief Executive Officer

Ken has the privilege and pleasure of leading the Cape Ann Chamber since 2013 – working with people through their businesses, nonprofits and schools to make this region an amazing place to work, live and visit. One of Ken’s favorite past time’s is boating and fishing around Essex and Ipswich Bays, and the rocky shore lines of the Cape Ann

– he even has his captain’s license!

Peter Webber

Senior Vice President

Peter manages many aspects of the chamber’s day-to-day operations, leads the chamber’s Rockport Division and is our Government Affairs liaison.

Sara Bowen

Events Director

Sara leads all aspects of our over 50 annual events, including managing committees for our signature events, vendor and guest participation, sponsorships, venue logistics, and reporting.

Charlene Delaney

Visitor Services

Charlene helps out at the front desk with office operations, greets visitors in our lobby and also helps to promote the Cape Ann License Plate.

Dylan Fowler

Office Administrator

Dylan manages the day-to-day at the chamber office while overseeing our volunteers and interns and helping to support of our events.

Vincent Mainetti

Promotions Manager

Vince manages the Chamber’s website, creates social media content and provides the advertising/promotion for our members’ businesses.

Olivia Perez-O'Dess
Olivia Perez-O’Dess

Membership Director

Olivia manages all aspects of chamber membership – outreach and assistance to current members, on-boards new members, updates and communicates member benefits, and leads our Ambassador Committee.

Debbie Walter

Finance Lead

Debbie manages all aspects of the Chamber’s finances payment processing for membership, advertising, event participation and sponsorships; monthly financial and year-end tax reporting.