Chamber Committees & Networking Groups
Want a great way to get involved, meet new people, make new connections and stay in touch with the businesses and communities in the White Bear Area Chamber? We have many groups and committees to fit the needs of our members.
Make the most of your Chamber membership! Contact the Chamber office to find out how easy and fun it is to get connected.
Ambassadors Co-Chairs: Taelor Johnson, Mueller Memorial
Jeff Borglum, Techie Dudes
Blaine Stephens, Schooley Mitchell
Katie West, Gunderson Construction
This important committee focuses on member relations and welcomes new businesses to the community and to the Chamber.
An active group that greets new members at chamber events, providing guidance & mentorship. They perform Ribbon Cutting Ceremonies, attend Grand Openings, Open Houses & Celebrations as needed. Visits and tours to local businesses are scheduled quarterly.
WOMEN IN BUSINESS NETWORK
"WIB" Co - Chairs: Sheila Kelly, Sheila Kelly Law Office
Dr. Shannon McCarty, Soul Chiropractic
The Women In Business Network is a vibrant and growing group of women who meet each month to connect, network, build new friendships and participate in community outreach projects.
Annual Events Committee
The event committees offer Chamber members many opportunities to use their talents to plan the Chamber’s annual events. Cumulatively, the committees meet year round to plan all the logistics for various events. Logistics include planning the theme, location, activities, entertainment, sponsorship, auctions, sponsorship and recruiting attendees. Choose as many committees as you would like to be involved in!
Government Affairs Co-Chairs:
Kelly Sam, MLCV & Kevin Donovan, MAEF
The dynamic Government Affairs Committee is in the forefront of representing the needs of businesses. The committee hosts programs relating to the Chamber’s public affairs policies. These policies include transportation, public safety, economic development, energy, healthcare, taxation, workforce development, education and the environment.
Meetings are held the 3rd Tuesday of each month and are very well attended by the business community as well as, State Legislators, Representatives & Senators. This is THE place to have your voice heard.
The Scholarship Committee creates fundraising opportunities and plans the scholarship banquet each year. Scholarships are awarded annually to students in the 12 community area.