Palmdale Chamber names McElfresh as new CEO

Jeff McElfresh is pictured at the Wreaths Across America ceremony in Palmdale on Dec. 10, 2011

PALMDALE – The Palmdale Chamber of Commerce has selected Jeff McElfresh as its new Chief Executive Officer.

McElfresh will replace Stacia Nemeth who is leaving the executive position to take care of her mother.

McElfresh is a lifelong Palmdale resident who was only absent from the Antelope Valley when he served five years in the U.S. Army as Military Police.

McElfresh was recently the Field Representative for Congressman Buck McKeon, and prior to that, he was Promotion Coordinator for High Desert Broadcasting.

McElfresh’s first day as CEO of the Palmdale Chamber of Commerce will be Monday, May 14, 2012.