Dakota County Regional Chamber of Commerce announces new president

The Dakota County Regional Chamber of Commerce announced this week that Maureen Scallen Failor will be its new president.

Failor replaces Vicki Stute, who left to join the Minnesota Chamber of Commerce staff in October.

Failor previously held similar leadership positions, including president of the Bloomington Chamber of Commerce and vice president of government relations and special projects at Meet Minneapolis.

“Maureen is a proven leader and brings her strong connections to the business community as well as the knowledge, creativity, and experience that will help our chamber continue to grow and be a strong voice for business,” said Jon Althoff, senior director of global marketing for Eagan-based Skyline Exhibits and chair of the Dakota County Chamber’s Board of Directors.