Diplomats Council

Our Diplomats 

As a serial entrepreneur, Melanie Edman Osmer has her hands on three independent business ventures. She employs both her right brain and left brain as a web designer, a jewelry designer, and passionately introduces people to products that would enhance their families’ well-being. As an independent marketer for US-based manufacturers, Melanie’s self-starter approach has set her apart from the rest, having a leadership-driven mindset coupled with a motivated and creative personality to match.

Melanie Edman-Osmer

Consultant/Web Design

Non-Tox in a Box

We Have A Site

Renèe Lockwood

Real Estate Agent 

The Williams Team

Kathy Fargo

Graphic Design

First Choice Signs & Graphics

Ronnie Ahlers 

Solar Representative 

V3 Electric

Missy Burnette 

Pastry Chef

Cupcakes By Missy

Christine Cayo

Solar Representative

V3 Electric

Krishna Cox 

Property Managment

Action Properties

Bill Hodges

Real Estate

Lyon Real Estate

Joyce Joy

Loan Consultant

Vision Mortgage

Nancy Murphy


El Dorado County Chamber of Commerce

Sandra Prow

Real Estate

Essex Mortgage

Francine Schuler


JTR Insurance Agency Services

Aaron Wendell

Operations Manager

Sierra Central Credit Union

Elizabeth Beuttel

Employee Benefits Specialist

Siders Insurance Solutions

Emily Idleman

Public Relations

Bold Communications

Joseph Crowley


Vertex Electric Sun

Tricia Vogt


Tricia V Photography

Jessica “Jesse” Simons

Job Developer


Upcoming Events with Diplomat Council Support

Strong Networking Opportunities

Strong Networking Opportunities

Whether you’re a starting business or ready to take on the role of community leader, this could be the perfect fit for you.

Find out more about our Mission below, and Tips and Tricks to staying committed to the long-term goal of business connections and empowerment!


Mission Statement

At El Dorado County Chamber of Commerce, our mission is to foster a thriving business community by actively engaging in the recruitment and retention of Chamber members. We are dedicated to the dissemination of valuable Chamber information and benefits, empowering our members with the resources they need to succeed.

We commit to building a strong sense of community through volunteerism at our monthly Chamber events, such as Luncheons and Mixers. We proudly show our support by participating in Ribbon Cuttings for new businesses, symbolizing our dedication to their success.

Additionally, we extend a helping hand in Chamber-related special events and fundraisers, recognizing the importance of collaboration in achieving shared goals. Our unwavering commitment includes the promotion and referral of Chamber member businesses, creating a network of trust and support.

At El Dorado County Chamber of Commerce, we believe in the power of unity, collaboration, and advocacy to propel our members to new heights. Together, we strive to create an environment where businesses flourish, relationships thrive, and our community prospers.

Terms of Commitment:

  • 10 meetings a year, with ability to miss 3 maximum.
  • Attend at least 7 Chamber social activities a year.
  • Attend at least 2 Ribbon Cuttings a year.
  • Welcome new members during mixers and events.
  • Phone, email, or call on new and old members to promote participation in Chamber events and activities.

Get in contact with Membership Director, Cathy Zuber to talk next steps on becoming a valued El Dorado County Chamber Diplomat today!