Officers, Staff, & Board Members

Chamber President John Rataiczak, manager of WesBanco Bank in Barnesville leads the Barnesville Area Chamber of Commerce August 1, 2023. Rataiczak, has been a board member for various years and served as Chamber President in the past and was president of the chamber for four years. 

Jill Hissom serves the organization as director.

The Barnesville Chamber of Commerce hosts a few key events we invite everyone to participate in. The Barnesville Spring Banquet, Fun in the Ville the first Thursdays of the month (May, June, July, and August), Barnesville Pumpkin Festival, Christmas in the Ville with a lighted Christmas Parade, and our monthly Chamber Meetings.

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Officers, Staff, & Board Members

The Barnesville Chamber of Commerce works together to promote business around the Barnesville Area.


John Rataiczak
Business: WesBanco, Manager


Jill Hissom

Board Members:

Jake Hershberger
Board Member
Business: Joe’s Tire LLC, CEO

Larissa Jones
Board Member
Business: Malaga Garden Center & Landscaping, Owner

Brenda Brown
Board Member

Barb Ballint
Board Member

Heather Eddy
Board Member
Business: Oglebay Foundation, Development Director

Christopher Baker
Board Member
Business: State of Ohio, Infrastructure Specialist II