Our Team

Jeff Kitson

Jeff Kitson

Executive Director

Jeff joined the Chamber staff January 2011. He is married to Brandi, and has 2 children, Keaton and Riley. He enjoys working with the businesses in Nappanee and the surrounding area. His motto is taken from a board member that has said “Ask not what your Chamber can do for you, Ask what you can do for your Chamber.”

Phone: (574) 773-7812 / (574) 773-7281
Fax: (574) 773-4691


Hours: 8:00 am — 5:00 pm M-F

Darla Burns

Darla Burns

Office Manager

Darla joined the Chamber in September of 2011. Darla is married to Chuck and has 3 grown children and 4 grandchildren. Darla is very knowledgeable in the Nappanee Area and is ready to serve your needs.


Phone: (574) 773-7812
Fax: (574) 773-4691


Latest News

October 31 in Nappanee

THURSDAY, OCTOBER 31st TRICK OR TREAT INFORMATION: Times will be from 5:00 - 7:00 PM. Please leave your porch light on if you'd like to participate in the city wide Trick or Treat. HARVEST PARTY INFORMATION: City Departments will host fun booths from 6:30–8:00 PM at...

Miracles at Main & Market Street ~ December 7, 2019

Miracles at Main and Market Street is an annual celebration held in Nappanee that kicks off the holiday season. The celebration begins with a holiday parade and continues with cookies, hot chocolate, holiday tunes and the Mayor reading the Christmas Story.  The parade...

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