Kansas City, Missouri: The Mid-America LGBT Chamber of Commerce is excited to announce the addition of toreystories communications + events (ts) as the new Marketing and Communications Coordinator of the Chamber.
ts is founded by Torey Berndt who serves as the Chief Creator. toreystories is a communications company that inspires community and builds connection through content creation. Torey specializes in social media management, writing, website maintenance and event management.
"The Board, Marketing Committee, and I are thrilled to have Torey onboard," says Suzanne Wheeler, Executive Director. "Torey immediately started volunteering with the Chamber after she joined the SAVE, Inc. team, and her volunteeer involvement prepared her well for this role. Torey's experience is an excellent fit for our team."
Torey's background includes nonprofit marketing & communications, broadcast media and she served as the Executive Director of the Abilene Area Chamber of Commerce from 2013 - 2015 in Abilene, Kansas. She is currently the Development Manager of local Kansas City nonprofit and Chamber member, SAVE, Inc.
Torey founded toreystories communications + events in November 2019. Almost immediately after moving to Kansas City in spring 2020, she hopped onboard the Chamber marketing committee, events task force and programming committee.
"It's about building relationships," Torey says. "I love connecting with people first, learning their story and working with them to tell it in the best way for their team. I'm so honored to be a part of telling the Chamber's incredible story."