• Committees

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    Program Committee

    Purpose:

    The Program Committee shall be a broad-based committee of current and active Chamber members who shall annually review Chamber of Commerce programs, networking opportunities and educational seminars for members. They shall monitor and recommend admission fees and sponsorship fees in conjunction with the staff to the Board. In addition to reviewing the financial viability of each event, they shall also monitor the effectiveness of networking and opportunities for business-to-business marketing. In conjunction with the Membership Committee, they shall annually survey the members for topics and trends vital to their education and success, and make recommendations to the Board for changes or additions vital to Chamber of Commerce programs.

    Current Programs include but are not limited to the following: Annual Awards Banquet, Taste of Gaylord, Annual Golf Outing, Business After Hours, State of the Community Luncheon, Leadership Otsego County, Connecting Women Luncheon and Food for Thought. 

    Meetings:

    January 8,2020

    February 12, 2020

    March 11, 2020

    April 8, 2020

    May 13, 2020

    June 10, 2020

    July 8, 2020

    August 12, 2020

    September 9, 2020

    October 14, 2020

    November 11, 2020

    December 9, 2020

    Leadership Otsego County Steering Committee

    Purpose:

    Fosters a partnership between the Chamber and educational organizations in the county. Provides learning opportunities for Chamber members. Steering committee for the Leadership Otsego County Program.

    Meetings:

    March 11, 2020

    June 10, 2020

    September 9, 2020

    December 9, 2020

    Government Affairs Committee

    Purpose:

    To assist in the communication of the Chamber's legislative activities to our members. The committee researches legislative issues of importance to our business community and gives direction to the Chamber Board of Directors by making recommendations.

    Meetings:

    January 17, 2020

    February 21, 2020

    March 20, 2020

    April 17, 2020

    May 15, 2020

    June 19, 2020

    July 17, 2020

    August 21, 2020

    September 18, 2020

    October 16, 2020

    November 20, 2020

    December 18, 2020