Chamber names Holbrook ambassador of the year



VanMall — Barb Holbrook, office manager of Pritchard Orthodontics, was selected as the Greater Vancouver Chamber of Commerce’s 2012 Ambassador of the Year, the group’s highest individual honor. She was selected at the Chamber Ambassador Holiday Luncheon on Dec. 7 based on her involvement, longevity of service and participation at events, among other criteria. Holbrook, current co-chair of the group, has been a chamber ambassador for nine years. In addition to her work at Pritchard Orthodontics, she supports numerous organizations that assist women and children in need, including the YWCA and the Ronald McDonald House.