2017 Standing Committees

Budget/Finance Committee

The Budget Committee is responsible for the preparation of an operating budget covering all activities of the Chamber. The Budget committee also suggests ways and means of conserving and increasing revenues.

Chair: Court Griffin, Count On LLC

Policy & Bylaw Review

The Board of Directors is responsible for establishing procedure and formulating policy. These policies shall be maintained in a policy manual, to be reviewed annually and revision recommendations made as necessary by the standing Policy & Procedure Review Committee. The Board of Directors is responsible for establishing the Bylaws. These Bylaws shall be reviewed annually and revision recommendations made as necessary by the standing Bylaw Review Committee, and presented to the membership for mandatory vote at the annual meeting.

Chair: Quentin Algood, ITS Alaska

Nomination/Board Management Committee

At the regular August board meeting, the president shall appoint subject to approval by the Board of Directors, a Nominating Committee to facilitate the annual election process.

Chair: Quentin Algood, ITS Alaska

Convention & Visitors Bureau Committee
This committee makes recommendations to the Board on ways to better serve and support our existing members in the travel and tourism industry.

Chair: Ina L. Mueller, Executive Director

Government Affairs Committee

This committee focuses on local transportation, education and economic development issues that may affect our members.

Chair: Stu Graham, Acting Chair

Membership Committee

The Membership Committee Develops leads and follows up with potential chamber members. Works on member outreach and member retention programs.

GWCC Special Events Committee

This committee evaluates proposed and standing fundraising events to identify those that are profitable, good for the community, or a benefit to the membership, and assists in the facilitation of those events.

Chair: Ina Mueller, Executive Director

Each of our annual events has a member co-chair assisting with planning and facilitating our events.

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