Meet the Team

Travis Toliver

Executive Director

With almost 20 years of hospitality experience, serving in operational leadership roles at some of the most respected luxury hotels, resorts and casinos in the United States, Travis is highly regarded throughout the hotel industry for his positive management style while producing the highest customer service standards from his teams of employees. Throughout his career Travis has worked for such brands as: Mirage Resorts, Station Casinos, Radisson, The Luxury Collection and Historic Hotels of America. Currently serving as Executive Director for the Waverly Chamber of Commerce and the Waverly Main Street program, Travis continues to use his hospitality skills to help better the Waverly business community and the Cedar Valley of Northeast Iowa. Travis proudly serves on the board of directors for the Iowa Chamber of Commerce Executives, Waverly Area Development Fund, Waverly Chamber Music Series, Waverly Economic Development Commission and Waverly's Sister City organization which helps to foster and maintain relations between Waverly, Iowa and Eisenach, Germany.

travis@waverlychamber.com          LinkedIn Profile          Professional Website


Tiffany Schrage 

Special Events & Tourism Director

With nearly 10 years of chamber experience, Tiffany assists with managing and leading the quality of life initiatives that make people want to live, work, and play in the Waverly area. She is highly involved in the community and serves on a variety of boards and commissions which help further promote her professional mission including Waverly Jaycees, Bremer County Relay for Life, Waverly Area Partnership for Healthy Living, Waverly Public Arts Committee and Eastern Iowa Tourism Association. With years of diversified experience and responsibility, Tiffany possesses extensive knowledge in event planning, marketing, fundraising, volunteer management and public relations. Her experience, coupled with her love for the community of Waverly, make her well equipped to assist the Chamber in developing and sustaining dynamic programs that promote an overall quality experience for residents and visitors alike.

tiffany@waverlychamber.com 


Bethany Nelson

Administrative Assistant

Bethany, an Iowa native, is a recent graduate from the University of Iowa. She has held several​ positions in the museum and art fields and now is excited to join the Chamber team. She is happy to be back in the area and looks forward to helping businesses and community members thrive here in Waverly. 

bethany@waverlychamber.com


Riley Cole

Communications & Marketing Assistant

Originally from Manchester, Iowa, Riley Cole joins the Chamber as a recent graduate from Wartburg College, where she earned her bachelor’s degree in journalism & communication. During her time at Wartburg, Riley held many leadership positions within on-campus media organizations. She has a passion for helping share the stories of the Waverly community and her skills will provide great benefits to the Waverly Chamber of Commerce and its members. Riley is thrilled to be part of the Chamber team and she is looking forward to helping businesses find success in Waverly. 

riley@waverlychamber.com


Veronica Egli

Staff Volunteer

Originally from Sioux City, Iowa, Veronica Egli started her career as a Telephone Operator and Service Assistant for Northwestern Bell. She went on to attend Northeast Iowa Community College located in Calmar, Iowa, where she graduated with an Associate Degree in Accounting.  While attending college, Veronica worked as an assistant to the college’s President and before graduating received an offer of employment at the Waukon Newspapers as their bookkeeper. Rising to the position of Office Manager during her many years of working for the paper, Veronica established herself as a true professional within the newspaper industry in Iowa. Now retired and living in Waverly since 1989, Veronica enjoys volunteering for several local organizations including Redeemer Lutheran Church and the Waverly Chamber of Commerce where she will be celebrating her 10th year, as a volunteer, in May of 2016. 

A high quality of life, friendly and progressive merchants, and a college town atmosphere; this is Waverly, Iowa.