Baleto elected 2020 chairwoman of the Guam Chamber of Commerce

Pictured L-R: Edward Untalan, Secretary-Treasurer, Catherine S. Castro, Chamber President, Christine Baleto, Chairwoman of the Board, Joe Arnett, Immediate Past Chairman,Christopher Duenas, Special Executive Committee Member. Not pictured: Mark Tokito, Vice Chairman of the Board. (Photo courtesy Guam Chamber of Commerce)

The Guam Chamber of Commerce has announced that Christine Baleto has been elected 2020 Chairwoman of the Guam Chamber of Commerce.

Baleto is the Chief Financial Officer of Docomo Pacific and Master Franchisee, Pacific Froots, LLC. She was unanimously elected as chairwoman of the Board.

Baleto takes over from immediate past chairman Joe Arnett, a Senior Advisor at Deloitte & Touche.

The Chamber’s Board of Directors also elected the following officers for the 2020 administrative year:

*Christine  Mark Tokito, Senior Vice President, Bank of Hawaii was elected Vice Chairman; and

*Edward Untalan, SVP & Guam-CNMI Region Manager, First Hawaiian Bank, was elected Secretary-Treasurer.

In a release, Guam Chamber President Catherine Castro is quoted as saying: “The Board has unanimously selected a solid group of professionals for its 2020 Executive Team and we look forward to getting to work on what is sure to be an invigorating year for the Chamber and for our island.”

Castro, Arnett and Special Executive Committee members Chris Duenas will join Baleto, Tokito and Untalan to comprise the Executive Committee effective January 15, 2020.