About the Chamber

We help businesses engage in the community, influence purposeful change
and impact our future for a greater quality of life for all.

The Excelsior Springs Are Chamber of Commerce brings you innovative member benefits and programs that can make the most of your marketing dollar and provide measurable returns. We’re here to help you engage, influence and make an impact using dynamic programs, services and initiatives designed with your business success in mind. Whatever you need to help your business succeed, you’ll find it here at the Excelsior Springs Chamber.

History of the Chamber

The Excelsior Springs Area Chamber of Commerce was founded in 1927 with a membership of 30 people. The purpose of the Chamber at that time was “To promote the best interests and general welfare of the City of Excelsior Springs and surrounding community.” In its 90th year, today the Excelsior Springs Chamber of Commerce is leading the way into the future for the businesses and individuals of this community by providing business and technology related educations courses and providing information resources that develops, influences and support the economic growth and development of the City of Excelsior Springs and the surrounding area. Through its committees, training programs, networking events and community outreach the Chamber’s waters run deep and provide the source for sustaining success in the Valley of Vitality for businesses and citizens.

Mission Statement

The Excelsior Springs Area Chamber of Commerce will encourage, promote and provide resources for tourism and economic growth to support a healthy business environment in the City of Excelsior Springs and the surrounding area.

Vision Statement

To be recognized regionally as the organizational leader providing information resources that encourage, influence and support the development of tourism and economic growth of the City of Excelsior Springs and
surrounding area.

Office Staff

Michael Fitzpatrick, Chamber Director
Michael Fitzpatrick
Executive Director

Lindsay Hall
Administrative Assistant

Executive Board

Janet Blauvelt
The Blauvelt Law Firm, LLC

Bill Westerheide
Westlake Ace Hardware

Chair of Finance
Kelli Kincaid
Bank Midwest

Immediate Past-Chairman
Stephen Stubbs
Four Horses and a Dog Winery


Katrina Becker, KCare LLC
Laura Blevins, First United Methodist Church
Mark Bullimore, Excelsior Springs School District
Courtney Cole, Morgansites.com
Abigail Douglas, Mid-Continent Public Library
Mike Edwards, Ameren Missouri
Kristen DeHart, Excelsior Springs Hospital
Melinda Mehaffy, City of Excelsior Springs
John Mormino, The Elms Hotel & Spa
Brian Rice, The Excelsior Standard
Mark Spohn, Payne Jailhouse Bed & Breakfast
Janet Wesley, Mediacom
Neil Wilkerson, Dubious Claims