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As a member of the West Shore Chamber of
Commerce, you have the opportunity to serve on a variety of committees.
This is an excellent way to network with other members, serve our
community, and address business interests and issues. Committee members,
in cooperation with the Chamber Board of Directors, are decision makers
for Chamber policies and positions.
committees meet monthly while others serve at the call of the Chair.
Committee communications such as meeting notices and notes are sent via
email. The following committees are limited in size: Finance;
Nominating; Strategic Planning; and Building. We will contact you to
confirm your appointment.
The remaining committees have an open enrollment
and you can join or resign from them at any time. To join a committee,
email your interest to
Business & Industry Night
Chair: Jody Lewis Vice-Chair:
Pam Holzman Staff Liaison:
The Business & Industry Night Committee plans and
carries out the Chamber's annual fall Business & Industry Night trade
Economic Development & Transportation Committee
Jamie Keener Staff Liaison:
The Economic Development & Transportation Committee works on
projects that ensure the future economic viability of the West Shore and
enhance the quality of life for its citizens. This committee also
serves as a resource to identify and educate members on issues and
information that will foster economic development in the community. The
Committee's Partnerships in Motion program assigns members to small
groups that meet monthly to confidentially discuss business issues and
serve as a sounding board for new initiatives or challenges.
Chair: Kim Dietrich
Vice-Chair: Lauren Hoffman Staff Liaison:
The Education Committee promotes the business
viewpoint within area school districts by supporting free enterprise
concepts while addressing issues related to workforce development,
technical trades and higher education. The goal is to provide students
with information related to the skill sets required in the current work
environment and direction on how to acquire those skills. The committee
supports the Regional Employability Certificate as well as oversees the
Junior Leadership Central PA program of the West Shore Chamber of
Chair: Angela Tatum Vice-Chair:
Zeddie Neidig Staff Liaison:
The Golf Committee members plan and carry out the
Chamber's annual spring golf outing.
Governmental Affairs Committee
Chair: Tammy Shearer Vice-Chair:
Jade Herbst Staff
The Governmental Affairs Committee reviews and
recommends to the Board, policy positions on legislative issues relating
to interests and concerns of our members and promotes good government
throughout the region. The committee also hosts discussion groups and
speakers to provide insight on the activities of our state and
Chair: Don Gay
Vice-Chair: JP Shaw
The Membership Committee supports the Chamber's
efforts to develop new members and retain existing members. Members of
this committee also serve as Member Mentors who help to facilitate
networking with new members and periodically reach out to members for
feedback on membership benefits.
Military Liaison & Veterans' Affairs
Chair: Steve Wilt
Vice-Chair: Fred Lovelace Staff Liaison:
The Military Liaison & Veterans' Affairs
Committee fosters positive relationships and facilitates communications
between local military installations, governmental officials, veterans'
organizations and the local business community.
Chair: Andy Green Vice-Chair:
Jennifer Doyle Staff Liaison:
The Nonprofit Committee connects the nonprofit
community and the business community through education programs,
resources, volunteer connections, and by providing a forum for strategic
alliances and collaborative efforts between non- and for-profit
Chair: Sam Jones Staff Liaison:
Program Committee acts as a sounding board for planning, coordinating
and evaluating past, present and future Chamber programs and events,
based on input from committees and general Chamber membership and
makes recommendations to the Board.
Public Relations & Marketing
Chair: Kristen Allardyce Vice-Chair:
Ken Adams Staff Liaison:
The members of the Public Relations & Marketing
Committee develop and recommend strategies for internal Chamber
Committees as well as branding the Chamber externally in order to grow
Women in Business Roundtable Committee
Chair: Lita Heckler
Vice-Chair: Pam Morton Staff Liaison:
The Women in Business Roundtable Committee
develops innovative programs and events to enhance professional growth
and networking opportunities for all Chamber members.