Membership Manual Membership Manual 2019 - Page 5

GET CONNECTED Join a Committee Today! Our committees are comprised of members dedicated to the mission and vision of the Stillwater Chamber of Commerce. Through committee involvement, you can drive change in areas such as agriculture, government, business and quality of life. Match your passion and interests to serve our community. Membership is open to all Chamber organizations and their Infrastructure employees. Add value to your Chamber membership and sign up for a committee today! The Stillwater Chamber believes Agribusiness This group is comprised of community members who focus on the educational and support needs of our agricultural businesses. They aid in educating the public about the importance of agriculture and coordinate the Annual Agriculture Banquet where Farm Family of the Year, Agribusiness of the Year, and Next Generation of Agriculturalists are awarded. that a safe and well maintained infrastructure is essential to a thriving and growing economy. The purpose of this committee is to provide input and direction in community planning, infrastructure and growth. Discussions center on business needs, transportation and public works issues as they relate to economic investment in Stillwater. This committee meets on the 1st Wednesday of the month at 4 p.m.* This committee meets on the 2nd Tuesday of the month at noon.* Government Affairs Young Professionals of Stillwater This group works to provide its members with opportunities to build relationships with local leaders through professional networking and social events while also working to attract and retain the next generation of leadership. Your business’ young professionals are invited to join this organization to grow their professional skills and enrich your business culture. Check the Chamber website for YPS events to get involved! This committee represents and informs the business community on federal, state, and local governmental issues. The group works to develop and maintain relationships with elected officials, coordinates the development of the Chamber’s Legislative Agenda and makes recommendations to the Board of Directors regarding policy issues. This committee meets on the 2nd Tuesday of the month at 4 p.m.* *Please note: Dates subject to change as needed. Times and locations can be found at stillwaterchamber.org. Stillwater Chamber | 5