Committees

Committees

Committee Structure

The Chamber offers a wide range of opportunities through which you can pursue your personal and business interests. Members are encouraged to take part in our volunteer committees dedicated to promoting business in the communities we serve. New and existing members are welcome to attend committee meetings. Contact the chamber for more information or visit the web site for an up-to-date schedule.

Emerging Leaders Committee

The Emerging Leaders Group strives to offer enthusiastic up-and-coming business professionals the opportunity to develop personally and professionally through networking opportunities, workshops and volunteerism. Some of our events include; Business After Hours Networking, Professional Development Training Workshops, Annual BBQ, March Madness Networking, and an Annual Phillies Game Networking Event along with other various functions throughout the year. For more information contact: Meridith McCarty

Government Affairs Committee

The Government Affairs Committee recommends public policy statements to the board and tracks legislation at the state, federal and local levels of government. This committee conducts candidate interviews and processes the legislative endorsement process. Committee members are appointed by the Chairman of the Board. Currently, this committee is full. There is an attendance policy so as members rotate off, positions will become available. Meetings are conducted the first Thursday of every month from 7:30 a.m. to 8:30 a.m. at Chamber Headquarters. For more information or to be placed on a wait list contact: Marianne Martelli.

Membership Ambassador Committee

The Membership Ambassador Committee is responsible for coordinating membership and retention functions for the Chamber. Committee members are ambassadors of the Chamber focusing on the needs of our members, emphasizing the benefits of membership and enhancing the overall experience for all members. This committee monitors membership activities, hosts new member receptions, organizes the annual membership drive and assists the Chamber staff and board with member recruitment and retention.  For more information contact: Tiffany Bellamy

Small Business Advisory Group

The Small Business Advisory Group’s (SBA Group) goal is to promote growth, profitability and recognition of small businesses in the community. The group organizes educational programs and special events throughout the year focusing on the needs and interests of these businesses. The SBA Group also plans the Annual Small Business Dinner, Wake Up Chester County and morning networking series. Committee meetings are conducted monthly at 8:30 a.m. at the Chamber Headquarters. For more information contact: Tiffany Bellamy

Women Influencing Business Committee

The Women Influencing Business (WIB) Committee is a professional Chamber organization of women who network through specific program opportunities designed to educate, inspire, enhance business skills and maximize women’s membership in the Chamber. The committee also hosts an annual Women Influencing Business dinner. Meetings are conducted the first Thursday of every month from 8:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m. at the Chamber Headquarters. For more information contact: Tiffany Bellamy

Youth Leadership Committee

The Youth Leadership Committee focuses on creating business educational opportunities for Junior and Senior Chester County High School students through the Youth Leadership Program. The committee supports the implementation of the program’s agenda. This is committee under the Chester County Chamber’s Foundation. Meetings are conducted the second Friday of every month from 8:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m. at the Chamber Headquarters. For more information contact: Marisa Tafuro,