Gerald Chamber Elects New Officers

By Kaylin Bade.  Pictured left, Kelley Angell, Carla Hackstedt, Linda Trest, and Schahara Wise.

Gerald, Mo. - The Gerald Chamber of Commerce met over the noon lunch hour today to discuss a variety of topics and events, as well as elect their 2013/2014 Officers. 

The elected officers are President Linda Trest, Gasconade County Republican; Vice President Schahara Wise, Gerald Area Library & Once Upon A Time Bookstore; Secretary Kelley Angell, Coldwell Banker Koehn Realtors; and Treasurer Carla Hackstedt, Foxboro Industries.

The retiring 2012/2013 Chamber officers are President Otis Schulte, Gerald Home Center, who became President in January following the resignation of Tony Alvarez, Secretary Carla Hackstedt, Foxboro Industries, and Treasurer Kelley Angell, Coldwell Banker Koehn Realtors.

Members present were Pat Holland, Dolan Realtors; Kaylin Bade, Quick News Now, Linda Trest, Gasconade County Republican, Schahara Wise, Gerald Area Library & Once Upon A Time Bookstore;  Otis Schulte, Gerald Home Center; Carla Hackstedt, Foxboro Industries; and Kelley Angell, Coldwell Banker Koehn Realtors.

The members and officers set a date for the 2013 Trunk or Treat, October 26.  The Trunk or Treat event will feature the Saddle Club Fun Show at 2 followed by a Haunted House in the chutes, Haunted Hayride, bonfire, carnival games, and Trunk or Treat.