Grand Island, Nebraska — a community with strong ties to our history and an even stronger focus on our future. Grand Island is the fourth largest city in Nebraska, with an estimated population of 49,989. The community also serves residents in much of rural Nebraska including an area of over 20,000 square miles with an estimated population of over 200,000. Incorporated in 1872, Grand Island has a rich history reflected today in the stability of the community and the outstanding quality of life for its residents.
The Grand Island Chamber of Commerce welcomes you to our web site where you’ll find a variety of information about our community, our businesses and industry.
To address the need for a trained and prepared workforce, the Grand Island Chamber of Commerce led a community initiative resulting in the development and creation of the Career Pathways Institute. A collaborative effort involving Grand Island Public Schools, Central Community College and the business community, the mission of Career Pathways Institute is to prepare motivated learners for career pathways that lead to employment and continued learning.
Your Grand Island Chamber is proud to be a partner in Grand Island’s growth and prosperity. Your Grand Island Chamber spearheaded efforts to bring the Nebraska State Fair to Grand Island. New venue, new facilities, and a renewed sense of pride in what Grand Island is. This is just the beginning.
The Grand Island Chamber is proud to play an important role in defining what Grand Island is and will become. The Grand Island Chamber — Direction for Business.
|2014 Top 35 Under 35
Congratulations to the 2014 Top 35 Under 35! This is a group of deserving young adults who have proven themselves through leadership and volunteerism.
The Top 35 group includes:
|Adam Bierhaus||Chief Carriers, Inc.|
|Andrew Fausett||Central Community College|
|Angela Reynolds||Central Community College|
|Ashlee Schneider||Snap Fitness|
|Ashley Rogers||Credit Management Services, Inc.|
|Ashley Wissing||St. Francis Medical Center, Cancer Treatment Center|
|Barrett Hahn||Almquist Maltzahn Galloway & Luth PC|
|Brittany Skeen||Hornady Manufacturing Company|
|Haley Lenz||Northwest Public Schools|
|Jack Sheard||Grand Island Public Schools|
|Jason Zelasney||GIPS, Central Catholic|
|Jenn Roth||Heartland CASA|
|Jennifer Cramer||Associated Staffing, Inc.|
|Jennifer Stelk||General Collection|
|Jim Hull||Home Federal Bank|
|Jordan Allen||Family Resources of Greater Nebraska|
|Josh Rookstool||SUNHEAT International|
|Kelsey O’Dea||Ryder Rosacker McCue & Huston|
|LaTonna Brand||Five Points Bank|
|Lisa Avila O’Connor||Doane College|
|Marcus Doughty||Grand Island Physical Therapy|
|Maren Lakers||YMCA and Conditioned Air Mechanical|
|Mary Berlie||Grand Island Economic Development|
|Nicholas Staab||Rich & Sons Camper Sales, Inc.|
|Ryan Hansen||Ryder Rosacker McCue & Huston|
|Ryan Heavican||Bosselman Administrative Services|
|Shane Wissmann||Five Points Bank|
|Stephanie Grabowski||Family Eyecare Center|
|Timothy Hruza||Leininger, Smith, Johnson, Baack, Placzek & Allen Law Firm|
|Timothy Leech||Heartland Lutheran High School|
|Travis Karr||Central Community College|
|Wade Jarvi||Contryman Associates, PC|