Chamber Administration

As a non-profit organization, the Amesbury Chamber of Commerce is governed by: Executive Director, Phil DeCologero and Chairman, Bob Lavoie with support from the Board of Directors, active committees, freelance professionals, loyal volunteers and administrative staff.

Please contact us below or by calling: (978) 388-3178

Phil DeCologero
Phil DeCologeroExecutive Director
Prior to joining the Chamber, Phil owned and operated his own business and political consulting office. His career has included working for several legislators in the Massachusetts State House, as well as serving as Chief of Staff to the Mayor of Methuen. He co-founded the North Andover Merchants Association in 2009, launched their Farmers Market in 2017, and spearheaded the Merrimack Valley Chamber of Commerce’s annual Restaurant Week series for the past six years. Phil lives in North Andover with his wife and three daughters, where he is serving his second term as a member of their Board of Selectmen.
Catherine D’Ambruoso
Catherine D’AmbruosoCommunications and Operations Manager
Amesbury resident, Catherine D’Ambruoso lives in town with her husband and two school aged children. Serving as Communications and Operations manager at the chamber, she assists with everyday office organization and membership management. Before joining the team, Catherine helped plan the first annual PowWow Summer Series and was an active member of the block party committee as a community volunteer. Catherine began her career as news director and reporter at WGIR in Manchester, NH.  Most recently, she worked as communications director for the firefighter’s union in Londonderry, NH. Looking to be more involved in her community, she decided to focus her strengths in the town she calls home.