Board of Directors

2019 Elected Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors

The Board of Directors of the Chinook Area Chamber of Commerce has six seats comprised of the following positions:

President, Vice President, Treasurer, Secretary, Parliamentarian and Reporter.

The Chinook Chamber originally organized as a group in 1959 and is recognized as a 501c(6) Non-Profit Organization with the Internal Revenue Service.  The group's mission is to promote the well being and growth of Chinook, Montana.

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Daniel Dahl - President

Term Started: 2018

Daniel Dahl is the new owner and operator of Edwards Funeral Home. Daniel grew up in Wasilla Alaska, where he played football and basketball in high school, received an Eagle Scout Award in 2006, and served an LDS mission in Las Vegas NV for two years. In 2009 he was asked to “pick up dead people” after normal business hours for a funeral home in Palmer, Alaska. This lead to his career in the Funeral Industry. Daniel married the love of his life Kadie Wilderness, in 2010.  In 2012 Daniel got his Alaskan Funeral Directors License and welcomed his first born son Daniel Boone Wilderness Dahl in July of the same year. In 2014 Daniel Graduated from Arapahoe Community College with an Associates in Mortuary Science degree, and also welcomed his 2nd son Rutledge Clay Dahl. Daniel was manager for Legacy Funeral Homes before bringing his family to Chinook MT.  In 2016 Daniel and Kadie welcomed their daughter Alice Ann Dahl. Wanting to serve people Daniel found that funeral service was the best way to do so.   Daniel wants to continue with Marvin”s Legacy by honoring and servicing the families of the High-Line communities.

Vice President-Vacant

Tara Overcast, Treasurer
Term Started: 2018

Tara Overcast has joined the Chinook Chamber of Commerce team as Treasurer. Tara and her husband TJ, are longtime members of Chinook,  have raised their 5 children in Chinook, as well as running multiple local  businesses. Tara currently works for Tilleman Motor Company as their Controller in addition to taking on bookkeeping for independent contractors in the area using her 25 years of QuickBooks experience.


Dawn Colby - Secretary

Term Started: 2018

Dawn Colby is a wife and a mother of two children. One senior and the other in junior high.  She has been a stay at home mother for over 15 years, with home based businesses throughout. She had one purpose and it was to make a difference, that has been her goal. She instill that in her children and takes it to her workplace. 

When she was staying at home, she was able to compile all her lessons that she had learned through her struggled and wrote a book. True Love Ignited. The book was completed in seven years and in those years she learned of the many talents she has. She can public speak, Bible teach, even plan, and organize. Her purpose is to encourage others to keep trying to follow their desires and make a difference in their world. 


Josh Seymour, Parliamentarian
Term Started: 2018

Joshua Seymour was elected as the lead pastor of the Chinook Assembly on May 15, 2016. Having served in various pastoral positions throughout Montana prior to arriving in Chinook -- which included almost seven years in Havre before coming to Chinook -- they have embraced the hi-line life with open arms. Joshua and Kristi who married in 2008 have a son named Enom (pronounced E-num) born on October 1, 2012. Joshua is an ordained minister with the Assemblies of God and has worked in pastoral ministry in some capacity since 2006. The Seymour's have a deep love for small communities and the impact of the rural context and are determined to make a difference that will last. Joshua is beyond honored to serve and to work together for the sake of the community.