Meeting Date/Time: Meets the Second Wednesday of the month at 3:30pm with business and educational leaders to develop programs to accomplish the goal.
Committee members serve as "business liaisons" to the Chamber and the community and assist in carrying out the mission and goals of the Chamber. Registration does not guarantee acceptance on the committee due to size of committee. Please contact the Chamber at (706) 651-0058 or firstname.lastname@example.org to volunteer.
Supports the Chamber's efforts in welcoming new members by delivering the membership packet, contacting members regularly to encourage participation and involvement, and attending 50 percent of ribbon cuts.
An interview, along with a separate application process, is required.
Meeting Date/Time: Second Wednesday of the month at 11:30 a.m. in Chamber Conference Room.
Government Affairs Committee
Advocates for Chamber Members regarding government related concerns by addressing or taking action where when needed on legislative issues. Develops the Chamber's legislative agenda.
Meeting Date/Time: Second Thursday of month, 8:00 a.m. in the Chamber Conference Room.
Works with and supports the Programs Manager to implement programs and events. A creative and brainstorming team that creates programs based on member's needs and provides opportunity for better business. The Programs Committee is to support the set up and breakdown of an event and learn the operation of the Chamber while meeting the membership
Meeting Date/Time: First Wednesday of month, 8:00 a.m. at the Chamber Conference Room.
Youth Leadership Committee
Directs Youth Leadership program including selection of Class, planning and implementation of each leadership day, and evaluating program results.
Meeting Date/Time: Fourth Thursday of Month at 7:30 a.m. at the Chamber Conference Room. (Join in May or June.)
Leadership Columbia County Committee
Directs the Adult Leadership Program, including selection of Class, planning and implementing each leadership day and evaluating program results. Committee members are graduates of LCC.
Meeting Date/Time: Monthly on various Fridays at 8:00 a.m. in the Chamber Conference Room. (Join in May or June.)
Workforce / Education
Focuses on workforce development programs initiatives with area colleges, technical schools, and elementary through high schools to build a better workforce for the region.
Events Advisory Committee
Coordinates the annual golf tournament by securing donations, helping with pre-tournament logistics and volunteering on the day of the tournament.
This committee also supports the other events hosted by the Chamber throughout the year.
Meeting Date/Time: Meets monthly with business and educational leaders to develop programs to accomplish golf tournament goals.