Cape Cod Chamber of Commerce Staff Member Bio

Wendy K. Northcross, CCE
CCE, Chief Executive Officer
Phone: 508-362-3225 x517

Wendy K. Northcross, CCE

Wendy is Chief Executive Officer of the Cape Cod Chamber of Commerce and has been with the organization since 1997. She is a Certified Chamber Executive and in 2009 completed a Fellowship for Regional Sustainable Development from the Ford Foundation and the Association of Chamber of Commerce Executives (ACCE).

She has served on the transition teams for both Governors Cellucci and Patrick, and is chair of the Massachusetts Regional Tourism Councils. In 2014 she was listed as one of the Cape’s powerful women by Cape Cod Magazine.

A founder of the John F. Kennedy Hyannis Museum, Northcross continues to serve on its board of trustees as Vice Chair. She also serves on the board of directors of The Cooperative Bank of Cape Cod, the Cape & Islands Workforce Investment Board, Job Training & Employment Corp., and the Arts Foundation of Cape Cod. She is the immediate past chair of the New England Association of Chamber of Commerce Executives. In 2013 she joined the board of the national Association of Chamber of Commerce Executives.

Northcross grew up on Cape Cod and lives in West Barnstable with her husband, Van who is regional marketing director for Cape Cod Healthcare.