Political Notebook


Chamber promotion announced


The Greater Fort Wayne Chamber of Commerce has promoted Kathryn "Katy" Stafford-Cunningham to vice president of Government Affairs.

Stafford-Cunningham has been with the Chamber for one year. She began her work at the Chamber as director of Government Affairs in December 2010.

"Katy has earned this promotion through her hard work and dedication to our members," said Mike Landram, President and CEO of The Greater Fort Wayne Chamber of Commerce. "Her ability to work with a variety of individuals and communicate the needs of our members makes her a great asset to our organization. Her extensive business knowledge, passion for excellence and superior reputation as a lobbyist have elevated our offerings to the next level."

As vice president of Government Affairs, Stafford-Cunningham is charged with all facets of the government advocacy - aka lobbying - on behalf of our members.

Prior to joining The Chamber, Stafford-Cunningham was an associate at the Corydon Group where she was responsible for lobbying before the Indiana General Assembly, grassroots coordination and support, management of a professional education association, and various other operations roles.