Chamber Updates
Chamber Intern Spotlight - Domenica Martello and Jacob Antolini

Over the last several months, the Chamber has added several new team members to the organization, including Summer Interns. We would like to introduce you to our 2022 Summer Interns: Domenica Martello & Jacob Antolini!

Domenica Martello, Communications & Marketing Intern

Meet Domenica Martello, our Summer 2022 Communications and Marketing Intern. Domenica will be a senior at Elon University, studying Marketing and Finance .  

As an Intern, Domenica will assist the Communications and Marketing Director in promoting our events, programs, and mission.  

Learn more about Domenica in our Q&A below. 

Where did you work previously before your role here at the Chamber? 

  • Last summer, I waitressed at a marina restaurant on the waterfront of Lake Gaston, in Virginia!

What do you love most about Lancaster County? 

  • What I love most about Lancaster County are the many opportunities they have for their community. I have always seen Lancaster as a county that supports their community as well as their businesses, and I can see that first hand at the Chamber.

What is your Spirit Animal?  

  • Golden Retriever- Any dog really, but Golden’s have such lovable and caring spirit.  

Favorite Quote? 

  • “I believe ‘ambition’ is not a dirty word. It’s just believing in yourself and your abilities. Imagine this: What would happen if we were all brave enough to believe in our own ability? To be a little bit more ambitious? I think the world would change. ” – Reese Witherspoon  

Favorite Movie?  

  • Bohemian Rapsody- I’m not a huge movie person, but I love the band Queen and could watch this over and over again.  

Favorite Book? 

  • To Kill a Mockingbird- It’s a classic and the first book that I read that has left a major impact on me.  

Most used app on your Phone? 

  • TikTok by a landslide.
     

3 words that best describe you? 

  • Independent, Driven, and Loyal.
     

Dream travel destination? 

  • The South of France. This past fall, I studied abroad in Florence, Italy, and I wish I could have visited France. It has beautiful beaches, small villages, and views that you can’t see anywhere else.  

What inspires you? 

  • Surrounding myself with people that support me and make me want to be a better person every single day. My family and friends are hard-working and ethical people and they always push me to be the best version of myself.  
     

What makes you laugh? 

  • It doesn’t take much, but watching Feel-Good TV shows makes me laugh the most. I have been rewatching the TV Sitcom, Schitt’s Creek over and over again, and every character has me laughing. 
     

Any Hidden Talents? 

  • I make THE best homemade Popcorn!

Jacob Antolini, Data Management Intern

Meet Jacob Antolini, our Summer 2022 Data Management Intern. Jacob will be a senior at Franklin & Marshall, studying Economics and Public Policy.

As a Data Management Intern, Jacob will be responsible for administering and tracking the 2022 Wage and Benefits Survey.   

Learn more about Jacob in our Q&A below.

Where did you work previously before your role here at the Chamber? 

  • Previously, I worked as an intern at the Lancaster City Alliance.

What do you love most about Lancaster County?  

  • What I love most about Lancaster County is the sense of community that you can feel everywhere. At events, shops, and parks you always have a sense of belonging.

What is your Spirit Animal?  

  • Capybaras are very chill animals that get along in most environments. They have such a calm demeanor that I at least aspire to. 
     

Favorite Quote? 

  • “Failure is simply the opportunity to begin again, this time more intelligently.”
     

Favorite Movie? 

  • The Last Vampire on Earth. Despite not being a comedy, it is still the funniest movie I’ve ever seen. 
     

Favorite Book? 

  • Metamorphosis – Franz Kafka. I read it in high school and it was the first piece of literature that I can say changed me. 
     

Most used app on your Phone? 

  • TikTok. I’m not too proud to say it, but it still has a lot of fun and engaging content. 
     

3 words that best describe you? 

  • Compassionate, Humorous, Driven 
     

Dream travel destination? 

  • Iceland. I’ve seen many pictures of the landscape, and being an outdoors person, I feel so compelled to visit for myself. The culture also seems to be one of a kind. 
     

What inspires you? 

  • My family and friends. To know I have the support of so many people keep me motivated no matter what I’m going through. 
     

What makes you laugh? 

  • Watching bad movies with my friends. This is how I discovered my favorite movie, The Last Vampire on Earth. There’s something special about joking with your friends for an entire movie. 
     

Any Hidden Talents? 

  • I can name pretty much any country based on its outline alone. 
     

 

not secure