SERVE ON A CHAMBER COMMITTEE OR TASK FORCE
The Chamber is a membership
organization led by volunteers. With the assistance of Chamber staff, a variety
of committees and task forces are organized to provide membership input on
Chamber services and to look at issues and recommend responses to the Chamber
Board of Directors. Committees are open to any interested Chamber member.
Members of the Chamber’s Task Forces are appointed by the organization’s
leadership to oversee a specialized issue or project. Interested in one of the volunteer opportunities listed below? Please email us - we'd love you have your input!
Chair: Mike Bergmeier
Shield Industries, Inc.
Committed to raising public awareness of the impact agriculture has on the Reno County
economy, this committee works to strengthen urban/rural relations, address farm
issues and recognize the importance of area farmers and agribusiness.
Chair: Debbie Jerauld
The Ambassadors serve as the Chamber's welcoming committee and volunteer sales
force. Ambassadors attend and conduct ribbon cuttings and grand openings. They
also participate in the annual membership sales drive and serve as
hosts/hostesses at Chamber functions.
Chair: Richard Shank
Serving as the Chamber's lobbying group, the Legislative Affairs Committee
monitors state and federal legislative issues affecting the local business
community and sets the Chamber's annual Legislative Agenda.
Small Business Council
Chair: Marsha McConnell
Plaza Astle Realty
The Small Business Council works to increase public awareness of the role small business plays in the
local economy by coordinating the monthly Small Business Award. Committed to assisting small business, members of the Council also call on and interview small businesses each month to determine how the Chamber can better serve them.
For information on Chamber Task Forces, please contact us HERE.