Ken Warner - President of the Willmar Lakes Area Chamber of Commerce
The Willmar Lakes Area Chamber has 575+ members doing business in Kandiyohi County. The Willmar Lakes Area Chamber of Commerce has established itself as a significant leader in regional and State affairs.
Previous to the Willmar Lakes Area Chamber of Commerce position, Ken was the Chief Executive of the St. Cloud Area Chamber of Commerce for two years; the Willmar Area Chamber of Commerce for eight years; and the Windom Area Chamber of Commerce for three years. October of 2014 was the start of Warner’s 25th year of serving the Willmar Lakes Area Chamber of Commerce as its President.
Ken has been active in the Chamber profession serving as President of MCCE (Minnesota Chamber of Commerce Executives) in 1993; serving two (2) three terms on the Board of Directors for MCCE; serving a term on the Board of Regents for the U.S. Chamber Institute for Organization Management and serving as the Chair in 2001.
An active board member in several community organizations, Ken also provides ongoing leadership within the Willmar Lakes Area community. Ken and his wife, Janine, have two grown children and four grandchildren.