Moab Chamber

Mission, Goals, Board of Directors & Staff

Our Mission

Engage, Empower, and Educate Business for Greater Success

The Moab Chamber of Commerce represents and serves businesses and professionals seeking to grow our local economy and improve business climate while maintaining quality of life and fostering cooperation with business, government, and community.

Our Goals


Keep its Members informed about current events, local activities, and business issues


To provide programs and services to help our business succeed


Provide a voice in local government for the business community


Provide a forum for networking with other businesses


Promote the local economy



Moab Chamber Board of Directors

Lonnie Campbell

Lonnie Campbell

Moab Chamber President

Lonnie Campbell sits as the President of the Moab Chamber of Commerce and is the Business Banker at Zions Bank.  As a multigenerational resident, Lonnie’s family has a rich history in the Moab area.  Lonnie’s family founded Campbell Film Services in 1983. Throughout his childhood and young adult life, he worked side-by-side with his family to run their small family business. These
experiences helped to cultivate his strong drive for business and his desire to see economic success in our local community. In his free time, he likes to restore classic cars and spend time with his wife and two beautiful children.

Shalee Bryant

Shalee Bryant

Moab Chamber Vice President/Ambassador Program Chair

Shalee is a financial advisor for Edward Jones.  She has 13+ years experience in the financial industry ranging from accounting to banking to investments.  She loves what she does because she gets to be part of her clients lives and help them to reach their financial goals.

Her husband Chad and her have 6 kids in a blended family.  They love to be outside hiking, climbing, biking and much more so Moab was a really great place for them to land.  They are so excited to be part of this community!

Taren Powell

Taren Powell


Taren is the marketing/PR and community development specialist with Emery Telcom. She loves this position because she gets to be involved in the different communities Emery Telcom serves. She attended Utah State University and the Jon Huntsman School of Business where she received her Master’s in Business Administration and Management. She has a passion and sincere love for rural Utah.

She was born and raised in Carbon County where she met her husband. They are parents to a sweet little boy and one big fur baby. Taren enjoys any type of adventure, traveling and sports, but is also content with staying at home spending time with her family.

Brendon Cameron

Brendon Cameron

Board of Directors

Brendon is the Store Manager for the Moab City Market. He has a background in District and Regional Management, Human Resources, and Public relations. Most recently he was a regional supervisor over 18 Kroger stores in Colorado.

Before moving here nearly every vacation, and long weekend was spent in Moab. He has loved interacting with the town of Moab every day at the store. He’s never met a more passionate, caring people. He loves being a part of that community and building it’s businesses responsibly.

Judy Copeland

Judy Copeland

Board of Directors

Judy Copeland has lived in Moab for most of her life. She is a General Manager of Zax’s Restaurant, where she has worked for 17 years.

Judy loves people, which is why she loves her job! However, being a mother of four, Nana of six, is the best job ever in her book! She is committed to Moab and Moab business, and feels the Chamber can help them both in many ways.

Mathew Niesen

Mathew Niesen

Lodging Representitive

Mathew is a long time Moab resident. He has worked local retail in Moab for over 10 years. He currently works as a Renewable Energy Development manager. Mathew Develops Real Estate in Moab, owns nightly and long term rentals, and is a founding partner in Arches Vacation Rentals. Mathew volunteers as a firefighter on the Moab Valley Fire Dept. Father of four kids who are students within the Grand County school district. 

“As a transplant from Los Angeles many years ago, I was welcomed by the community. I’d like to offer that same welcome to visitors looking to recreate, enjoy our beautiful surroundings, and perhaps even make it their home. Local business is an integral part of the Moab appeal..”

Karen Guzman-Newton

Karen Guzman-Newton

City Council Representative

Currently serving my first term as a Moab City Councilor. I have the honor of sitting on the Chamber, the Grand County Airport, and Key Leader boards with the School district. A graduate from the University of Colorado Boulder, I have worked in the Outdoor Industry for over 25 years and currently own Poison Spider Bicycles with my husband and am the owner/operator of nightly and long-term rentals. As an advocate for all forms of recreation, I am trying to share the love of our Outdoor Mecca and world-class single track as a mountain bike coach for our local youth cycling team. Living and working in the Moab community for the last 23 years has been an enriching and fulfilling experience for myself and my family and I hope to help other individuals and families the same opportunity to thrive.

Moab Chamber Staff

Laici Shumway

Laici Shumway

Executive Director

Launa Thomas

Launa Thomas

Billing Clerk

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Mailing Address

375 S Main St
Moab, UT 84532

Street Address

330 S Main St
Moab, UT 84532

For all non-business related questions
regarding your trip to Moab

(including requests for maps, trails, and public land sites)

PLEASE CONTACT: Moab Information Center

Moab Information Center


25 E Center Street
Moab, UT 84532

Hours: 9:00am – 5:00pm