DOWNEY - Michael Murray, owner of Downey Used Cars on Lakewood Boulevard, was installed as the 107th president of the Downey Chamber of Commerce on June 18.Murray replaces Robert Zavala of Freedom Vacations, who completed his one-year term. The installation took place at Rio Hondo Event Center with Councilman David Gafin serving as master of ceremonies. Councilman Roger Brossmer was the installing officer. Century 21 My Real Estate's Steve Roberson, who is also a singer, was the event's entertainment. In addition to Murray, the Chamber's other officers for 2010-11 include president-elect Jan Scott, vice president Patricia Kotze, immediate past president Robert Zavala and treasurer George Zoumberakis. Sue Nordin, executive director of the Chamber, serves as secretary. Incoming and returning directors are Joe Becker, John Casillas, Bob Ciatti, Steve Hoffman, David Llamas, Dr. John McAllister, John Quagliani, Alex Saab, Elizabeth Trombley and Mark Wallace.
********** Published: June 24, 2010 - Volume 9 - Issue 10