JCI Kootenay is a group of young people, aged 18 to 40, who live and work in the East Kootenay. Our members believe in the importance of creating positive change within our communities and the world. To help accomplish this, we value improving ourselves and enjoy fellowship with other like-minded individuals.
JCI Kootenay is affiliated with Junior Chamber International (JCI), a membership-based nonprofit organization of roughly 200,000 young people aged 18 to 40 in 5,000 communities and more than 100 countries around the world. Through various local, national and international projects and events, JCI members meet, learn and grow. JCI also has millions of alumni, many of whom provide support to active members.
- Chapter President – Shonna Murphy ( [email protected] )
- Treasurer – Jason Battaglio
- Secretary/Communications -David Jarret
- Training Director – Derek Penson
- Membership Director – Jonah Gowans ( [email protected] )
- Social Director – Wayne Armstrong
- Past President – Marcus Brown
- National Convention 2022 Liaison – Mike Matejka
Our meetings usually take place at the Cranbrook Chamber of Commerce (2279 Cranbrook St N) on the 2nd Thursday of each month from 7:00 – 9:00 PM. These meetings are a great way to find out more about who we are and what we do. You’ll also get the chance take in one of our monthly training sessions and best of all, you don’t need to be a paid member to come check us out! Check out our Facebook page.