Committees & Councils
Government Affairs Committee is the Chamber’s advocate voice. Through committee analysis of ideas and problems which face our membership, we lend our unified opinion to community leaders and help to shape policies for this community. Our goal is to provide our membership with a strong business presence in dealing with the County, the State and even on a National level. Meets on the Fourth Wednesday at 9:00 am each month.
The Tourism Enhancement Team focuses on promoting all St. Lucie County has to offer. This group continuously develops strategies to expand the tourism base in St. Lucie County. Promoting tourism involves outreach and education efforts to bring visitors in to St. Lucie County and ensuring they enjoy their stay. Meets on the fourth Tuesday of each month at 9:15 am in St. Lucie Trail Golf Club.
The Ambassador Council is comprised of members who are eager to promote the Chamber. This committee is instrumental in implementing and hosting many special events. An Ambassadorship is an opportunity to learn about new businesses and services coming into the Chamber and to network with others to promote their own business. They take on new member assignments and work closely with the staff on the Chamber’s retention plan. They meet on the First Thursday of each month at 8:00 am.
The Fort Pierce Area Committee has an elected board with the chairman of each serving on the Chamber’s Board of Directors. This council is responsible to be fully aware of and take actions that support the economic welfare of the Fort Pierce area and its businesses by addressing issues brought to their attention by Chamber members, the Board of Directors and the citizenry. Meets monthly on the Second Monday at 4:00 pm at the Fort Pierce City Hall Engineering Conference Room.
The Leadership St. Lucie Alumni Council oversees the administration of Leadership St. Lucie, and is in charge of seeking additional ways to encourage our members’ leadership roles in the community. The council is made up of Leadership St. Lucie Alumni and meets on the first Wednesday of each month at 4:00 pm.
Port St. Lucie Area Committee has an elected board with the chairman of each serving on the Chamber’s Board of Directors. This council is responsible to be fully aware of and take actions that support the economic welfare of the Port St. Lucie area and its businesses by addressing issues brought to their attention by Chamber members, the Board of Directors and the citizenry. Meets monthly on the second Wednesday at 8:00 am in PSL City Hall, first floor conference room.
Young Professionals Council works to enrich the community by uniting and developing our young professionals with the tools needed to succeed in a competitive business environment and to provide networking opportunities to those 40 and under. Meets on the third Tuesday of each month at 7:45 am.