Our Staff

Oshkosh Chamber staff members are ready to provide for members and the community. To reach a member of the Chamber Staff, dial (920) 303-2265, plus the extension number listed below.

Nathan Born, Special Events Coordinator | Ext. 30

Nathan is responsible for implementing all Chamber events and maximizing membership goals. He is responsible for the following events: the Annual Meeting, Economic Outlook Breakfast, Business Expo, Golf Outing (May & August events), AM Oshkosh, Business After Hours, Chamber seminars, and more. Nathan also works with the Ambassador Committee to schedule ribbon cuttings and other member recognition events.

Connie Carmical, Chamber Sales Representative | Ext. 32

Connie is responsible for membership sales.

Julie Davids, Education & Talent Management Director | Ext. 15

Julie collaborates with the Oshkosh Area Public Schools, Lourdes Academy, Fox Valley Technical College and University of Wisconsin Oshkosh and the Oshkosh business community to create workforce development programs that strengthen the existing workforce development system, open the lines of communication between education and business, and address the critical workforce dilemmas faced by our community. Julie also works closely with the Amplify Oshkosh Consortium to address and implement programs that support the emerging technology sector in the Oshkosh region.

Mark Halfen, Administrative Assistant | Ext. 12

Mark is responsible for Chamber office operations and administrative support functions, including information technology. He maintains the membership database, handles bulk mailings and maintains the Chamber calendar.

Rob Kleman, President/CEO | Ext. 14

Rob works with the Chairman of the Board and Board of Directors to formulate policy aimed at advancing the area business climate. He is responsible for the Chamber’s role in legislative and governmental affairs, transportation and aviation issues, workforce development, and small business development. He also oversees Chamber operations and management.

Alice Roberts, Controller | Ext. 23

Alice is responsible for all financial management of the Chamber, Waterfest and other Chamber affiliates. Her duties include generating financial reports, accounts receivable and payable, and payroll.

Patti Schaeve, Receptionist | Ext. 10

Pat is the first point of contact for the Oshkosh Chamber on Thursday and Friday mornings. She manages the front desk, receiving visitors and Chamber members. She also performs daily office duties.

Val Scully, Receptionist | Ext. 10

Val is the first point of contact for the Oshkosh Chamber on Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday mornings. She manages the front desk, receiving visitors and Chamber members. She also performs daily office duties.

Colan Treml, Economic Development Director | Ext. 20

Colan is responsible for developing and executing the economic development program of the chamber. This includes existing business development, investor relations, development of entrepreneurial and start-up endeavors, business recruitment, regional economic development, and community preparedness. He is also the manager of Amplify Oshkosh, a collaboration of businesses and organizations in the Oshkosh and Fox Valley region interested in promoting the IT/Digital industry and associated careers.


Makenna is responsible for the overall communication and promotion of all Chamber-related events, program and services and membership development activities.

Trina Woldt, Director of Leadership Oshkosh | Ext. 29

Trina directs and facilitates the nine-month Leadership Oshkosh program. She inspires a diverse group of individuals who share an interest in developing their community service leadership skills and are committed to enriching the lives of everyone in Oshkosh.