Meet Our Tigard Chamber Staff

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Megan De Salvo
Chamber CEO

Megan is excited for the opportunity to continue pursuing her passion of serving her local community through her role as CEO with the Tigard Chamber of Commerce.

Megan is a servant leader with over 30 years of local community volunteerism under her belt. Professionally, she has successfully helped business owners and nonprofit organizations increase their reach and achieve their goals without losing their minds in the process.  She is both a skilled CEO, COO and Marketing Strategist with over twenty years of experience running successful sales and marketing campaigns for hundreds of national, regional, and hyper local brands and nonprofits. 

At the Tigard Chamber, Megan has been a member for over 13 years with her family business, Edge One Media.  She has served as a volunteer in many capacities starting as an Ambassador, then moving on to Ambassador Chair for two terms, Board Member, two terms as Board Chair, and was the Past Board Chair and a member of the Executive Board of Directors serving an extended term as both.

She has been awarded Ambassador of the Year, Volunteer of the Year for two consecutive years, the CEO Shooting Star of the Year, and her through Edge One Media, she was a past recipient of Business of the Year.

Megan is serving her role with the Tigard Chamber in a Full-Time capacity. She will still remain as co-owner of Edge One Media.   

In her spare time, Megan is the mom to two beautiful children and loves spending time with them, her husband and her friends, enjoying the things they all love most. She is an avid reader, writer, and lover of the Theatre. Her friends and family keep her young at heart through game nights, karaoke, and seeking out laughter any chance they get.   

Emalee Tigard Chamber

Administrative Assistant and Events Coordinator

Emalee is excited to serve our community at the Tigard Chamber of Commerce as our Administrative Assistant and Events Coordinator.

Emalee was born and raised in Boise Idaho and attended the University of Idaho in Moscow Idaho finishing her degree with a Bachelor of Fine Arts and moving to the Portland Metro area in 2018. Over the years she has developed a passion to help bring people together in the community with event planning and administrative work. In her previous work, she helped coordinate small- and large-scale events for seniors in assisted living communities.  She has also had the opportunity to plan events for corporate functions and church events along with marketing and administrative assistance.

In her spare time, she enjoys hiking, traveling locally and internationally, going to events in the city, and volunteering at her church. You will also see her spending a lot of time with her family and friends and most importantly going for walks with her corgi. She also has a passion for crafting. She has picked up furniture refinishing, crocheting, painting, collaging, and anything else artsy she can get her hands on.