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 – Coco Seitz ( [email protected] )
- Treasurer – Derek Penson
- Secretary – Hayley Smith
- Training Director – Mike Peabody
- Membership Director – Ryan Wilhelm ( [email protected] )
- Social Director – James Farnan
- Past President – Elizabeth 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.