Committees & Task Forces

The Chamber's events and programs are created and organized by our volunteer members to create opportunities for networking, professional development, and referral building. Let your voice be heard by participating in a planning committee! Contact the listed Chamber representative for details.


AMBASSADOR COMMITTEE [By Application Only - Contact Chamber Rep for Details]

Chair: Paul Dickens
Chamber Rep: Kari Werner | Kari@hwcoc.org


BUSINESS & EDUCATION PARTNERSHIP COMMITTEE (NOVEMBER - MedTalk)

Co-Chair: Dee Jones, Alief ISD
Chamber Rep: Julia Regan | Events@hwcoc.org


BUSINESS GOLF CLASSIC COMMITTEE (APRIL)

Chair: Kim Peck, Woodbranch Management
Chamber Rep: Julia Regan | Events@hwcoc.org


BUSINESS RESOURCE COMMITTEE

Chair: Leerand Green, IS & T Consulting Group LLC
Chamber Rep:  | Kari Werner | Kari@hwcoc.org


GOVERNMENTAL AFFAIRS COMMITTEE (LUNCHEONS)

Co-Chair: Dave Gilkeson, Westchase District
Co-Chair: Ted Tarver, Zippy Shell of West Houston
Chamber Rep: Jeannie Bollinger | Jeannie@hwcoc.org


MORNING BREW (MONTHLY)

Hosted by: Amanda Friedman, Berryhill Baja Grill
Chamber Rep: Julia Regan | Events@hwcoc.org


RISE & GRIND (MONTHLY)

Hosted by: Lydia Navo, ActionCOACH and Brian Gendron, NocserV
Chamber Rep: Kari Werner | Kari@hwcoc.org


SALUTE TO VETERANS COMMITTEE (NOVEMBER)

Chair: Ted Tarver, Zippy Shell of West Houston
Board Liaison: Clyde Bryan, Highlights Electrical
Chamber Rep: Julia Regan | Events@hwcoc.org


SEO411 INTERNET MARKETING CLASS (MONTHLY)

Hosted by: Beth Guide, SEO411
Chamber Rep: Julia Regan | Events@hwcoc.org


SUITED CONNECTIONS COMMITTEE (NOVEMBER)

Hosted by: Chad Spalding, Kwick Kopy
Chamber Rep: Kari Werner | Kari@hwcoc.org


WEST HOUSTON ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT SUMMIT COMMITTEE (JANUARY)

Chair/Board Liaison: Dick Helmey, truecolorGRAPHICS/FASTSIGNS 15301
Chamber Rep: Julia Regan | Events@hwcoc.org


WEST HOUSTON LEADERSHIP INSTITUTE (WHLI)

Chair: Rusty Graham, Spring Branch ISD


WEST HOUSTON YOUNG PROFESSIONALS COMMITTEE (WHYP)

Chair: Mandy Harper, Regex SEO
Co-Chair/Board Liason: Aaron Gillaspie, Hand and Stone Massage and Facial Spa Houston-Memorial
Chamber Rep: Julia Regan | Events@hwcoc.org


WOMEN DRIVING BUSINESS COMMITTEE [By Application Only - Contact Chamber Rep for Details]

Chair: Sarah Cain, Sarah’s Florist
Board Liaison: Dulcie Wink, The Wink Law Firm, PLLC
Board Liaison: Kathie Edwards, Westpark Communications, L.P.
Chamber Rep: Kari Werner | Kari@hwcoc.org


WOMEN’S EXCELLENCE IN BUSINESS COMMITTEE [By Application Only - Contact Chamber Rep for Details]

Co-Chair: Sarah Cain, Sarah’s Florist
Co-Chair: Donna Vallone, Tony’s Restaurant
Chamber Rep: Kari Werner | Kari@hwcoc.org


ZEST IN THE WEST COMMITTEE (OCTOBER)

Chair: Lisa Morton, Douglas Business Solutions
Chamber Rep: Kari Werner | Kari@hwcoc.org