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member engagement coordinator
Heather Khoury joined the Chamber as our Member Engagement Coordinator in January 2020. Heather grew up in this community and has twenty years of experience in advertising and promotions. She took several years off to raise her two girls, both North Scott Lancers, before joining us. Heather is eager to refresh our Chamber with new members and new ideas, thus making this community an even better place to work, live and raise a family.
Kandi Olson owns and operates Salon del Ray Tanning in Eldridge, and has been a medic for the last 13 years. Kandi’s business was recently voted the #1 Tanning salon in the Quad Cities. Kandi is also involved with the North Scott Athletic Boosters and has donated a space in the tanning salon for the boosters to sell their apparel throughout the entire year. Her true passion is supporting the North Scott community and is excited to see each community grow to their fullest potential. She is married to her wife Holly, and they have three beautiful children, Kaidence, Kadison and Kashel. Family is most important to Kandi, when she’s not busy chasing kids, she can be found at Kinnick stadium cheering on the Hawkeyes or playing golf with friends.
Lacy Welsh was raised in the North Scott community and is familiar with the school’s, local businesses, and people! She has been a Realtor with Ruhl & Ruhl Davenport for 4 years now. Licensed in both IA & IL. She can’t imagine herself doing anything else! She is very thankful for the support that she has from her family Jason Daedlow (husband) their kids Brecken and Brycen who currently attend North Scott Schools.
Full time real estate professional born and raised in the Quad Cities and having assisted over 200 families to date, Tisha takes pride in providing personal hometown service with extensive knowledge of our surrounding communities. With 15+ years of real estate specific experience, she specializes in relocations, new construction, listing specialist, buyer agency, and existing homes. Tisha is a mother of three, married to Darin, a full-time HVAC Service Technician who also farms. Tisha enjoys entertaining, snowmobiling, and spending time in her pool.
Brandon Kane is a professional photographer and a Quad Cities native. After attending school in Massachusetts, he returned to the area to start his business, Brandon Kane Photography, where he enjoys capturing special moments for weddings, families, and senior sessions for high school students. When Brandon isn’t taking photographs, he is spending time with his family, working out at CrossFit, or volunteering for the Jaycees of the Quad Cities. Be sure to say hello when you see Brandon!
Kevin Noel, D.C.
Kevin Noel is a chiropractor with QC Core Chiropractic of Eldridge. He attended his under graduate at Mount Senario College in Ladysmith Wisconsin earning a BA in Biology and Minor in Chemistry and went on to earn his Doctor of Chiropractic degree locally, at Palmer College of Chiropractic. After spending some time in Oklahoma, he decided to return to the Quad City area to continue his practice. In his spare time, he enjoys spending time with his son and doing things for the community.
Marie Tharp has served as the Head Bowling Coach for the North Scott boys & girls bowling teams for the past 12 years. She and her coaching staff have led the Lancers to many state and district appearances and wins.
A graduate of Bettendorf High School, she received a degree in Airline/Travel and management. For the past 10 years she has been a member of the North Scott Athletic Boosters and became a member of the North Scott Chamber in 2018.
She and her husband along with their 2 girls have lived in the North Scott Community for over 25 years. Both daughters, Amanda and Katelyn, are graduates of North Scott. Marie also has 2 grandsons.
When not coaching the Lancers, Marie likes to spend time with her family, enjoys bowling and traveling. She and her husband currently reside in Walcott.