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: Corina Cuellar| Corina@hwcoc.org


BUSINESS & EDUCATION PARTNERSHIP COMMITTEE

Co-Chair: Anh Duong, Harmony Public Schools; Dee Jones, Alief ISD; Monique Johnson-Garner, Houston ISD
Events@hwcoc.org


BUSINESS GOLF CLASSIC COMMITTEE (APRIL)

Chair: Kim Peck, Woodbranch Management
Events@hwcoc.org


BUSINESS RESOURCE COMMITTEE

Chair: Amber Timmermeyer, JE Dunn Construction; Beth Guide, SEO 411
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: Andrew Chong, Nexus One Properties / ActionCOACH
Location Host: Amanda Friedman, Berryhill Baja Grill

Events@hwcoc.org


RISE & GRIND (MONTHLY)

Hosted by: Lydia Navo, ActionCOACH and Brian Gendron, NocserV
Location Host: John Vargas, Cantina Laredo
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
Events@hwcoc.org


SEO411 INTERNET MARKETING CLASS (MONTHLY)

Hosted by: Beth Guide, SEO411
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
Events@hwcoc.org


WEST HOUSTON LEADERSHIP INSTITUTE (WHLI)

Chair: Rusty Graham, Spring Branch ISD


WEST HOUSTON YOUNG PROFESSIONALS COMMITTEE (WHYP)

Events@hwcoc.org


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

Chair: Megan Salch, Tell Your Tale Marketing
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