• Committees


    Program Committee


    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. 


    January 11, 2023

    February 8, 2023

    March 8, 2023

    April 12, 2023

    May 10, 2023

    June 14, 2023

    July 19, 2023

    August 9, 2023

    September 13, 2023

    October 11, 2023

    November 8, 2023

    December 13, 2023


    Leadership Otsego County Steering Committee


    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.


    February 1, 2023

    May 3, 2023

    August 2, 2023

    November 1, 2023


    Government Affairs Committee


    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.


    January 20, 2023

    February 17, 2023

    March 17, 2023

    April 21, 2023

    May 19, 2023

    June 16, 2023

    July 21, 2023

    August 18, 2023

    September 15, 2023

    October 20, 2023

    November 17, 2023

    December 15, 2023


    Creative Committee


    The mission of the Creative Committee is to serve as the creative medium of the Chamber that aims to deliver upon the needs of the community, membership and Chamber by producing topics and seeking speakers that can engage and educate the diverse needs of the member audience in attendance of Chamber luncheons.


    January 3, 2023

    April 4, 2023

    August 1, 2023

    October 3, 2023




    The mission of the Ambassador team is to serve as goodwill representatives for the Chamber by welcoming new members at various Chamber events, member functions, ribbon cuttings and grand openings. In addition, team members welcome new members, call on members for retention purposes, and encourage participation in Chamber activities and events.


    January 12, 2023

    February 9, 2023

    March 9, 2023

    April 13, 2023

    May 11, 2023

    June 8, 2023

    July 20, 2023

    August 10, 2023

    September 14, 2023

    October 12, 2023

    November 9, 2023

    December 14, 2023