• Committees

  • Committees are the ideal way to establish business relationships quickly, offering more small group and peer-to-peer opportunities. They are the vehicles that develop and drive initiatives which support our membership and community.


  • Professional Development Committee

    These business savvy members produce seminars and educational events that support development of industry and leadership acumen.

    When: Immediately after the Monthly Luncheon, 1:10 p.m.
    Where: Chesterfield Technical Center @ Hull Street, 13900 Hull St. Rd, Midlothian VA 23112
    Chair: Bud Yerly with Bank of Southside & Dale Matheney with New York Life

    Contact Iris Woodson for more information.

     

  • Government Affairs Committee

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    These members maintain relationships with elected officials and government agencies while educating them on issues of importance to the membership.  They craft and communicate pro-business policy positions and host the annual legislative reception.

    When: Fourth Wednesday of the month, 8:00 am 
    Where: Balzer and Associates, 15871 City View Drive, Suite 200, Midlothian, VA 23113
    Chair: Bo Brown - Brown Signature Properties

    Contact Danielle MW Fitz-Hugh for more information

     

  • ChesterfieldYP Committee

    The new initiative providing a platform for young professionals to engage in the Chesterfield Chamber and the community, while improving the county’s appeal and prominence as a preferred workplace and residence for young families.

    When: First Wednesday of the month, 12:00 p.m.
    Where: Chamber Conference Room, 9011 Arboretum Parkway,Suite 355, North Chesterfield, VA 23236
    Chair: Jamie Cox with C & F Bank

    Contact Cody Aloi for more information

     

  • Women’s Business Council (WBC)

    Empowering Dynamic Women Leaders
    The Women’s Business Council is an influential group of professional women striving to build successful businesses within Chesterfield County through collaborative initiatives, education, and networking.  Our focus is to empower and mentor one another personally and professionally while significantly contributing to our community.  

    When: Third Tuesday of the month, 8:00 a.m.
    Where: Chamber Conference Room, 9011 Arboretum Drive, Suite 355, North Chesterfield, VA 23236
    Chair: Martha Moore with Livewire 

    Contact Danielle MW Fitz-Hugh for more information
     

  • Membership Committee/Ambassadors

    The committee that literally lives by the Chesterfield Chamber’s value of “welcoming.” Members of this committee are often the first to engage prospective and new members. They evaluate member benefits and propose value enhancements; identify target industries and businesses for peer growth; and implement collaborative recruitment and retention strategies.

    When:  Last Thursday of the month, 4:00 p.m.
    Where: Essex Bank
    Chair: Kurt Light, RVA Insurance Agency, Inc

    Contact Carol Taylor for more information

     

  • CHAMPS (Education) Committee

    Chamber Helping Achieve Meaningful Partnerships in Schools (CHAMPS)

    By fostering collaboration with our school division and maintaining a dialogue with the school board, these members identify engagement opportunities within Chesterfield County Public Schools. CHAMPS recognizes Chesterfield Chamber members for their work in schools through the All-Star program. The Champions program promotes engagement in mentorship programs that develop and support workforce development. Click here to learn how you can become involved!

    When: Third Wednesday of the month, 8:30 a.m.
    Where: Chesterfield Technical Center @ Hull Street, 13900 Hull St. Rd, Midlothian VA 23112
    Chair: Courtney Johnson, Amazon Fulfillment

    Contact Carol Taylor for more information

     

  • Events Committee

    Actually the life of the party, these members promote fellowship and camaraderie while raising non-dues revenues that go back into supporting Chesterfield Chamber programs and initiatives for business growth.

    When:  Third Thursday of the month, 10:00 a.m.
    Where: Chamber Conference Room, 9011 Arboretum Parkway,Suite 355, North Chesterfield, VA 23236

    Contact Cody Aloi for more information

  • Non- Profit Committee

    Our mission: “To promote collaboration among member nonprofits and encourage partnerships within the greater Chesterfield Chamber community. ”

    When: Third Thursday of the Month 
    Where: Various Member Location
    Chair: Mark Casper with Tech for Troops
    Co-Chair: Don Blanton with Hope Tree Foundation 

    Contact Iris Woodson for more information.