Committees & Task Forces

Committee Chair
Staci Fields

Chamber Ambassadors are members that volunteer to represent the chamber at various events. Ambassadors also help new members navigate the Chamber. 

Staff Liaison:
Jeffrey Reich-Hale
jeffrey@hwcoc.org

Committee Chair
James Selig

The Governmental Affairs Committee actively participates in legislative and public policy issues directly affecting the West Houston business community.

Staff Liaison:
Coby Johnston
events@hwcoc.org

Committee Chair Golf
Kari Werner

The Business Golf Committee coordinates the Chamber’s annual Business Golf Tournament. 

Staff Liaison:

Jeffrey Reich-Hale

jeffrey@hwcoc.org

Committee Chairs
Dee Jones, Alief ISD
Anh Gilmore, Harmony Public Schools

The Business & Education Partnership Committee encourages mentorships & partnerships that help students with the transition from school to the workforce. This committee coordinates events intended to spread ideas in the form of short powerful talks on education, medicine, technology, and science.

Staff Liaison:
Coby Johnston
events@hwcoc.org

Committee Chair
John Alvarez,

Veterans Stand Together

The Salute to Veterans Committee coordinates the annual Salute to Veterans Luncheon. This luncheon  presents our community with the opportunity to recognize those who serve or have served in our military.

Staff Liaison:

Jeffrey Reich-Hale

jeffrey@hwcoc.org

Committee Chair
Gregory Mabile, 

The Hyatt Regency West

The WHBS Committee coordinates the annual West Houston Business Summit to announce the findings of the annual economic study focused on West Houston. WHBS is designed to help our community navigate relevant business trends by providing insight into topics predicted to affect West Houston businesses in the following year. 

Staff Liaison:
Kari Werner
jeffrey@hwcoc.org

Committee Chair
Megan Salch,
Tell Your Tale Marketing

This Committee of empowering women coordinates a four-part event series aimed at key businesswomen in West Houston, including C-Level Executives and female business owners. These events are created to provide opportunities to network, connect, and promote business in an exciting and uniquely feminine way.

Staff Liaison:
Kari Werner
kari@hwcoc.org