Committees

Committee membership is one of the best opportunities to build relationships with fellow business people — and help the community at the same time! Click here to see the Committee Charter. Call the Poway Chamber at (858) 748-0016 if you are interested in joining a committee or would like more information.

 Ambassadors

Serve as a “Good Will Ambassador” and help welcome members and guests to all Poway Chamber events. Help coordinate grand openings, ribbon cuttings and monthly mixers. Welcome and mentor new members to help them become familiar with the Poway Chamber and other business leaders.

For more information contact Mike Leland
Meets the Third Tuesday – 7:30 am – Chamber Office
Email: mleland@axia360.com

Government Affairs

Provides input and recommendations to the Poway Chamber Board of Directors on local, state and federal governmental issues. Monitors legislation and governmental decisions impacting the business community in the region and conducts candidate forums.

Meets every “odd” month (Jan, Mar, May, Jul, Sep, Nov) – Fourth Wednesday at 8:00 am – Chamber Office
For more information contact Anita Edmondson

Email: anita.gvca@gmail
.com

Education

Coordinates exchange between the Poway Unified School District and area businesses to identify needs and provide relevant training for prospective employees.

Meets every “even” month (Feb, Apr, Jun, Aug, Oct, Dec) – Fourth Wednesday at 8:00 am – Chamber Office
For more information contact Joshua Antus

Email: jantus@calcoastcu.com

Marketing / Membership

Advises the Poway Chamber Board of Directors on communications and marketing strategies. Recruits and retains members by developing programs and activities that will benefit Poway Chamber members.

Meets the Second Thursday – 11:00 am – Chamber Office
For more information contact Peter Harnish
Email: peter@mentionmy.biz

Ad Hoc Committees

Business Expo

Coordinates the annual Business Expo.  

This position is open.

Golf Tournament

Coordinates the Annual Mickey Cafagna Memorial Golf Classic.

Starting in August meets the Second Tuesday – 9:00 am – Chamber Office
For more information contact Bret Geernaert
Email:
geernaertb@yahoo.com

Festivals & Special Events

Coordinates the Spring Family Festival on Midland Road in Poway.
The committee, along with Staff, also develops ways to improve the yearly festivals.

Starting in September meets the Second Tuesday of the month at 4:30 pm
Chamber Office
For more information contact Susie Vaughn
Email:
rmtch@cox.net

Annual Sponsors

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