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Silver City Grant County Prospectors

As the goodwill arm of the Silver City-Grant County Chamber of Commerce, the objective of the Prospectors is to contribute to the long-range improvement of the economic conditions of the Grant County area.

To accomplish this objective, the Prospectors develop goals to best utilize county and community natural and human resources and serve as a catalyst to active service clubs, units of government and appropriate groups and organizations in overall economic development activities.

Prospectors 2007-08 Slate of Officers

  • President: Sean Ormand
  • 1st VP: Lanny Olson
  • 2nd VP: Mike Harris
  • Secretary: Arlene Schadel
  • Treasurer: Bob Rios

Committee Chairmen:

  • Legislative: Tony Trujillo
  • Membership: Mike Harris
  • By-Laws: Cynthia Bettison
  • Calling: Dale Lane
  • Ribbon Cutting: Julie Morales

Members of the Prospectors must be members in good standing of the Silver City Grant County Chamber of Commerce. Membership is limited to 50 individuals.

Anyone interested in becoming a member may contact the Chamber Director, any of the officers of Prospectors, or the Chair of the Membership Committee, Arlene Schadel @ 505-388-3121.



  Silver City/Grant County Chamber of Commerce

Mailing Address:
PO Box 1028 Silver City, NM 88062

3130 HWY 180 E, Suite C [MAP]
Silver City, NM 88061
(575) 538-3785
(800) 548-9378