Elko Area Chamber
1405 Idaho St
Elko, NV 89801
- Event Planning
Billie Crapo was named the CEO of the Elko Area Chamber by the Board of Directors in February 2016. Bringing more than fifteen years of professional experience, she has served in multiple roles at the Chamber including Membership Director and Event and Sales Director.
Billie oversees a small staff and works with the Chamber’s Board of Directors to develop and implement long-range goals and strategy for the area’s largest business organization. In her leadership role she is responsible for the finances, business/government relationships, education and member services. Billie has dedicated her professional career to putting pride in our community and to further grow the local economy.
Having grown up and lived in several other mining communities before making her home in Elko has given Billie a unique perspective on the importance of the mining industry to an area. She has strived to create a long-term positive relationship with the mining and mine support companies in her community.
Billie’s passion for the Chamber and the community inspires and motivates others to make the Elko Area a desired location to work, play and live.
Billie serves on the Board of Directors for Friends for Life, the Marketing Committee for Elko Convention and Visitor Authority, Government Affairs Committee, Elko Lions Club and volunteers for numerous non-profit organizations and businesses. She resides in Elko with her husband Steve where they share a blended family of five sons, four grandsons and one granddaughter.
We'll Impress YouThe Elko Area Chamber of Commerce Promotes Economic Growth and Stability Through Advocacy and Communication in Service of our Business Members
The vision of The Elko Area Chamber of Commerce includes the following elements that will guide in the decision-making, programming and planning of the organization.
To be the recognized leader and advocate of the business, industrial and professional communities in the development and enhancement of the area's economic and entrepreneurial climate.
To be a responsive and sensitive organization, serving our members who represent a wide diversity of personal, professional and civic backgrounds and interests.
To be the means for collaborative community initiatives and problem solving efforts to maximize the return on investment of human, financial and civic resources while enhancing the standards of quality in the community.
To be a recognized leader in the use of innovative, technology-driven services, information and communications delivery systems.
To inspire high standards of business and professional excellence and integrity.
To be the means for the utilization and participation of the unique leadership talents and roles of the business community in enhancing the civic infrastructure of Elko County.
To be a recognized leader and advocate of civic responsibility and business involvement in the community's civic and public agendas and political processes.