Jay Witherbee is the news director/morning host for KOZI radio. During the three decades he has lived in Chelan, Jay has owned several businesses and has worked with the Lake Chelan Chamber of Commerce and business community in multiple capacities, including elected city government. Jay’s business involvement has included operations in both Chelan and Manson and he has working relationships with businesses and community members surrounding the greater Lake Chelan alley.
In the 1990s, Jay served for many years as a board member of the Lake Chelan Chamber of Commerce and was awarded Chamber Member of the Year. During this period, he was active in establishing community events and ensuring return on investment for Chamber members.
His interest in returning to the Chamber board now reflects not just his continued passion for the greater Lake Chelan community but also his interest in seeing the community thrive for the enjoyment and needs of its year-round citizens, investors and guests.