In addition to serving as President & CEO of the Bonita Springs Area Chamber of Commerce, Christine Ross is a visionary coalition builder furthering the goals of regional sustainable development for the long-term improvement of Southwest Florida’s economy through her position as Executive Director of the Bonita Springs Estero Economic Development Council.

Prior to relocating to Southwest Florida over five-years ago, Ross was President & CEO of the Falmouth Chamber of Commerce in Cape Cod, Massachusetts. She has extensive management experience with proven success in managing board, foundation, and economic development agency objectives.

Ross not only upholds the Chamber’s Five-Star Accreditation, but has collected an impressive list of accolades herself including The News-Press Media Group’s Person of the Year, 14 Most Powerful Business Women in Southwest Florida, and Florida Weekly’s list of Power Women. Her certifications include Institute for Organization Management, Ford Fellow, Regional Sustainable Development, Certified Economic Developer Candidate, and International Economic Development Council.