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The Chassell Lions Club was chartered in May 1946 with 36 members, to serve the needs of the Lions International, the County, and in particular, the citizens of Chassell Township. The club currently has over 76 members and proudly hosts the Copper Country Strawberry Festival in Chassell each July.

2023 - 2024 Board Members:

President: Steve Palosaari

Past President:  Ross Rinkinen
1st Vice President: Steve Palosaari  
2nd Vice President: Mary Crane

3rd Vice President: Stephanie Graf
Treasurer:  Christina Smigowski

Secretary:  Dan Crane
Recording Secretary/Membership Director:  Judy Evert
Festival Treasurer/Director:  Shari Stockero

Directors:  Lois Berg, Lynn Gierke, Pam Hiltunen, Hazel Tepsa, Barb Worall

*The 1st Vice President assumes the presidential role AT the Festival and typically holds that role for two years. 

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