Assists the Chamber with retention of Chamber memberships by maintaining relationships with existing and new member companies. Committee member responsibilities include Goodwill calls, new member reception calls, networking events, and retention calls. The club meets six times a year over lunch.
Audit & Finance
The Audit & Finance Committee is the oversight for the development of information pertaining to all financial and payroll record keeping systems, and policies & procedures. The committee meets at least five times a year.
Board Of Trustees
Made up of up to 50 community business leaders to carry out the business of the Chamber according to our Bylaws. Meets quarterly during the months of February, May, August and November.
This program assists members by providing timely, focused and cost effective information. The briefings are held the 2nd Friday of the month, excluding December, where Regional CEO’s share business successes and strategies. Committee member responsibilities include selection of CEO speakers, event logistics and evaluation of attendee surveys. The committee meets approximately six times a year.
Business After Hours
Provides business-to-business networking opportunities that assist the members’ ability to expand their customer base. Each event provides the opportunity to experience many premier locations in the region while making valuable business contacts, entertaining customers or rewarding employees. Committee member responsibilities include event logistics and theme. The committee meets about six times each year.
Energy & Environmental Committee
Committee members strive to support and promote safe and environmentally responsible business practices through information exchange, business recognition, and the promotion of good public policy initiatives at the local, state and federal levels. The committee meets approximately six times per year.
The Executive Committee is made up of the officers of the Board of Trustees and at least 3 other Trustees. It shall possess and exercise the powers of the Board of Trustees between meetings of the Board.
Generation Dayton Steering Committee
The feedback and recommendations received by this committee ensure that the events and activities related to Generation Dayton (GenD) support the mission and strategic objectives of the Chamber. This committee has primary oversight responsibility for the GenD program and all associated activities. This committee meets monthly.
Responsible for recruiting financial resources necessary to maintain the quality level of programs and services. The event provides a wonderful format to network and entertain clients. The committee meets approximately 20 times a year.
This appointed committee is responsible for recommending a slate of candidates to to the Executive Committee to replace the Trustees whose regular terms are expiring or to serve as additional Trustees.
Healthcare Task Force
The Health Care Task Force is responsible for the gathering of information and intelligence of the impacts of the Affordable Care Act and to make recommendations to the Board on how to best educate and inform our members on the options and compliance related to employers and the Act.
Leadership Dayton - Curriculum Review
Leadership Dayton Board of Governors
The feedback and recommendations received by this committee ensure that the events and activities related to Leadership Dayton (LD) support the mission and strategic objectives of the Chamber. This committee has primary oversight responsibility for the LD program and all member (post-program) activities. This committee meets four times a year and each liaison must attend at least one of the meetings in order to remain an active committee member. In the event the liaison is unable to attend a committee meeting, they should arrange for another group member to attend in their place.
Marketing & Communications
Acts as the oversight for planning and implementing an ongoing marketing and communications program that meets Chamber membership retention goals and ensures an effective internal communications program. Committee meets quarterly.
Military & Federal Government Affairs
Members of the Military & Federal Government Affairs Committee are responsible for providing guidance to the Chamber’s public policy staff on a wide range of local, state and federal issues that are important to the future success of Wright Patterson Air Force Base. The committee meets every other month in the Executive Conference Room (Room 208) of the Dayton Convention Center.
Regulatory & Legislative Affairs
The Dayton Area Chamber of Commerce’s Legislative & Regulatory Affairs Committee is responsible for recommending positions and strategizing the Chamber’s advocacy efforts on a wide range of business-related public policy issues. The committee supports initiatives that foster a strong economic climate and encourage business growth and development.
Research Advisory Council
Responsible for supporting the mission and objectives of the Chamber’s research and information services, including printed publications, web content and a once yearly Economic Outlook. Council typically meets once each year in Sept-October.
Safety Council Board
The Dayton/Miami Valley Safety Council enhances a safe and healthy environment in the workplace through education, networking, Information Systems, and advocacy. The board is responsible for oveseeing the operations of the safety programs offered by the Chamber.
Strategic Planning Committee
The Strategic Planning Committee is responsible for the development and review of the Chamber’s strategic plan. The committee meets every three years to develop a strategic plan for the Chamber by outlining key issues and elements in order to develop strategic priorities, action plans and outcomes.