2019 Board of Directors

Stephanie Beadle

Stephanie Beadle
Interim Board President

Stephanie and her husband moved to Discovery Bay in 1993 and have raised their 4 children in the community.

Through the years she has served on committees in the community such as Coordinator for Delta Valley Health Club Color Run, Treasurer for Liberty Grad Night, Co-Coordinator for Farmers Market, 3 years as the Event Coordinator for Delta Valley Health Club and Coordinator of the Bay Area American Heart Association Go Red for Women Fashion Show. She was the 2018 Discovery Bay Chamber of Commerce Treasurer and as CFO of Allen Steel, has owned and operated a business for 30 years.

She enjoys helping people, living in Discovery Bay, Health/Wellness & exercise, meeting people, making lifelong friends and being involved in the community.

Elise-Marie has been your resident dancing queen, karaoke superstar, foodie, thrill seeker, educator, caretaker of the deceased at Brentwood Funeral Home, and lover of all forms of creativity since 2017. She is honored to serve on the Discovery Bay Chamber of Commerce board and volunteer her time with the Brentwood Lion’s Club.

Elise-Marie Surucu
Secretary

Sandy McCaslin

Sandy McCaslin
Director

Sandy McCaslin is the Chief Operating Officer at Delta Valley Health Club. She is a Certified Coach, Teacher, and Speaker with the John Maxwell Team. She & her family have lived in Discovery Bay for sixteen years. She and her husband Ron have been married for 22 years and have two sons. She is honored to serve on the Discovery Bay Chamber of Commerce board and also volunteers her time as a Brentwood Rotarian.

Cindy Patterson, Owner of All in One Limousine Services. She and her husband Bob moved to Discovery Bay in 1997 and started their business in 2008.

Cindy has worked in Corporate America for over 30 yrs. Served on the DBYC Board for 3 yrs. She is very active in the Community and has volunteered for many different groups. She devotes a lot of time to the Chamber, including the Mastermind Group.

Cindy Patterson

Cindy Kowal-Patterson
Executive Board/Treasurer

Judy Bittner

Judy Bittner
Director

In addition to her role on the DBCOC Board of Directors, Judy was the 2018 Ambassador of the Year and is a Sr. Sales Consultant at Weichert Realtors in Clayton with over 40 years experience.

Bryon is a Realtor, TODB CSD Director, Lions Club President, Hannah Nicole Sales Manager

Bryon Gutow

Bryon Gutow
Director

karen mann

Karen Mann
Past-President 2018

Karen Mann is President of Mann & Associates, Real Estate Appraisers & Consultants and has been serving the community since 1983. Her company provides an array of services, including expert witness and partial interest valuations in addition to typical appraisal services.

She has developed her firm to remain on the leading edge of technology with the capabilities for online orders, the use of electronic file cabinets for both residential and commercial reports and continue to be involved in our leading professional organization.

About Us

The Discovery Bay Chamber of Chamber of Commerce is a California non-profit corporation and was incorporated in 1996.

  • The Chamber is a business association representing hundreds of local businesses.
  • The Chamber is governed by a seven-person volunteer board of directors.
  • The Chamber’s mission is to foster economic vitality and improve the quality of life in Discovery Bay and the Greater Delta Region.
  • Through its programs, the Chamber generates millions of dollars in annual local business referrals.
  • The Chamber website generates hundreds of hits per day.

Our Mission

  • Fostering economic vitality and improving the quality of life in Discovery Bay and the Greater Delta Region!

Our Strategy

  • Provide member services and referrals that exceed member expectations
  • Empower and unify small business
  • Develop business-to-business referrals
  • Maintain exceptional access to elected officials and government agencies
  • Facilitate collaborative efforts to solve community problems
  • Serve as the “first source” for community information
  • Be recognized as the hub for community leadership and advocacy
  • Solutions not Problems
  • Support the non-profit sector to improve quality of life
  • Demonstrable Traits: moderately conservative, innovative, progressive, sophisticated, trust, history of success, social position, professional

Our Values

VOLUNTEER GOVERNANCE

The Chamber believes in volunteer governance of its organization and is committed to representing its members in a professional and assertive manner on all relevant community issues.

ACCOUNTABILITY

The Chamber is a financially responsible community organization dedicated to maximizing the use of its resources to achieve its goals and promote small businesses of its members.

COMMUNITY PROGRAMS

The Chamber pledges to work cooperatively with other business and community organizations to help meet the needs of the community through the support, creation, and maintenance of successful programs.

ECONOMIC PROGRESS

The Chamber pledges to work cooperatively with other business and community organizations to help meet the needs of the community through the support, creation, and maintenance of successful programs.