MOUNTAIN HOME CHAMBER OF COMMERCE STAFF

JULIE DAVIS – EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR

Julie Davis is the Executive Director of the Mountain Home Chamber of Commerce. She has supported several non-profit organizations. She has a passion for enhancement projects and is dedicated to providing community engagement opportunities.

Julie has served as the Director of Special Projects for regional Chambers, including Livermore Valley Chamber of Commerce and Ogden-Weber Chamber of Commerce. In these positions, she filled high capacity roles, such as Government Affairs Liaison, Director of Visitor Services and Film Commission Assistant. In 2011, Julie also co-found Innovation Tri-Valley Leadership Group, Inc. The mission included collaborating with C-level executives to create a unique environment, encouraging innovation and inclusiveness.

Julie is originally from an agricultural community in Northern California. In 2011, Julie married her husband, an active-duty Airman, and relocated to the Salt Lake City Area. Though she relocated she has always followed her passion for economic development and innovation. 

She now lives in Mountain Home and is eager to experience the Idaho amenities. Julie and her family enjoy the outdoors and travel often.

JENNIFER GILBERT – DIRECTOR OF ADMINISTRATIVE SERVICES & SPECIAL PROJECTS

Jennifer Gilbert is the Administrative Assistant of the Mountain Home Chamber of Commerce.  Her family called Mountain Home, home from 2005-2011 and decided to relocate back to Mountain Home permanently after her husband retired from the military.  Throughout her journey, being married to the military, she has been President of the Enlisted Spouses Club, Secretary of the PTA, and President of the PTA. 

Jennifer has developed great customer service that has helped her grow in administrative and personal experiences, such as attending conferences with approximately 35,000 attendees, organized bazaars for the local schools, and successfully started the big bazaar for the Tanana Invitational Wrestling Tournament with 5,000 plus attendees.  She not only has years of administrative and event experience but is also a small, home-based business owner.

DIANE SEMPLE – COORDINATOR, DESERT MOUNTAIN VISITOR CENTER

Diane Semple is the Coordinator, at the Desert Mountain Visitor Center. She enjoys her work at the Visitors Center, as it gives her an opportunity to give
back to the community and participate in events.

Diane has a background in business. She owned a commercial landscape business for over twenty-five years, employing over 100 individuals. She retired in 2007.

She and her husband visited Mountain Home in 2020, fell in love with the community, and decided to make it their home. It was the best decision made and enjoy many of their hobbies, such as exercising, cooking, and spending time with family and friends.