Ready to make a difference? Join a Chamber Committee.
The Stillwater Chamber of Commerce is organized to advance the general welfare and prosperity of the Stillwater area so its citizens and all areas of the community can prosper. The Chamber relies on dedicated volunteers to assist in furthering its mission by serving on a committee or taskforce. A Chamber committee is your chance to get involved, gain leadership skills and added contacts. Put your expertise to use and shape the decisions that affect our growing community.
Chamber partners and employees on their staff can take advantage of this opportunity to participate and get the most out of their membership. Find your interest, make a difference and get involved!
Meeting Schedule: Meets as needed
The goal of this group is to promote agriculture in the Stillwater trade area by recruiting ag-related events and focusing on the development and retention of agricultural-based businesses and programs. The committee also recognizes a Farm Family of the Year and an Agribusiness/Business Person of the Year for Payne County.
Meeting Schedule: 3rd Wednesday of the month at 12:00 PM
Members of this committee work to retain existing partners and attract new partners to the Chamber by explaining services, resources and benefits. As official representatives of the Chamber at various functions and front runners in the business community, members of this committee take the time to welcome new businesses to the community. They support fellow Chamber partners by attending business openings and expansion events and continually visit partners to keep their data current.
Government Affairs Committee
Meeting Schedule: 2nd Tuesday of the month at 4:00 PM
This committee develops the Chamber’s annual legislative agenda on behalf of the business community to advocate on issues at the local, state and federal level. Members work closely with public officials to communicate the needs of the Stillwater business community and facilitate the Friday Forum series in addition to planning several legislative luncheons.
Meeting Schedule: 1st Wednesday of the month at 4:00 PM
This committee monitors local policies, legislation and regulations. In addition, members provide input and direction in community planning, infrastructure and growth. Discussions center on business needs, transportation and public works issues as they relate to economic investment in Stillwater.
Total Resource Campaign
Meeting Schedule: Late August through October
Each year the Chamber compiles a Marketing and Sponsorship Packet of all the programs, events and marketing options offered for the year. Volunteers on this task force will assist in meeting with businesses and present them opportunities to promote their business for the following year.
Additional Committees/Task Forces
Meeting Schedule: Meets as Needed
As needed we have taskforces which include an events and retail committee. If you have interest in these, please let us know and we will contact you when we have an item come up.