Committees

If you are on a Greater Williamsburg Chamber & Tourism Alliance committee, you can view past minutes, agendas and other documents by selecting your committee below. If you are intested in joining a committee, click here

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Ambassadors Committee
Serve as the communication link between the Greater Williamsburg Chamber & Tourism Alliance staff and members, thus improving retention.
Chair: Laura Colvin
Staff liaison: Victoria Schumacher


Annual Gala Committee
Semi-formal membership dinner, dance and awards.
Chair: 
Staff liaison: Michelle Williams


Armed Forces Committee
Promotes the economic impact of a viable relationship between military and civilian sectors. Sponsors forums and the Military Citizensf the Year award.
Chair: Denise Fleischmann
Staff liaison: Tiffany Phillips


Board of Directors
Chair: Kevin Jones
Staff liaison: Bob Harris


Career Fair Committee
An annual event offering employers the opportunity to solicit employees in a trade show atmosphere. Event includes Resume & Interview clinics, as well as a Career Speaker.
Chair: Maureen Price
Staff liaison: Michelle Williams


Chamber Challenge
Greater Williamsburg Chamber and Tourism Alliance members network and compete in a fun-filled round of golf at one of the area's premier courses, with a Captain's Choice shotgun start format. A variety of prizes are awarded.

Chair: Chuck Bradley
Staff liaison: Michelle Williams
 

Christmas Parade

A community holiday event held the first Saturday in December.
Chair: Suzanne Stuart
Staff liaison: Naomi Flythe


Conference Sales Committee
Committee Chair: Jason Whitt
Staff Liaison: 
Dominique Holt

Economic Growth Committee
Monitors the various elements impacting economic development and expansion; and provides programs to inform the membership.
Chair:  Randy Casey-Rutland
Staff liaison: Karen Riordan


Education Committee
Works to promote high-quality education and workforce training to help respond to the needs of area businesses for career ready students and adults to enter the workforce.

Chair: Deborah DeJesus

Staff liaison: Michelle Williams 

Government Affairs
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Represents business community at local municipal level; monitors proposed state and national legislation and keeps membership informed on legislative issues while encouraging feedback.
Chair: Charlotte Jones
Staff liaison: Karen Riordan

Health Committee
Cultivates a proactive approach to health and well-being through advocacy and through building awareness of local, regional, and state-wind resources that contribute to improving the mental, emotional, and physical health of our community’s workforce and its families, which will strengthen member organizations.
Chair: Kathy Kammer
Staff liaison: Tiffany Phillips


Lodging Taskforce Committee
Committee Co-Chairs: Amy Gilliam
Staff liaison: 
Bob Harris

Membership Committee
Reviews and recommends policy on issues impacting all members including investment structure, benefit programs, etc. Actively seeks new members.
Chair: Mike Rock
Staff liaison:  Tiffany Phillips


Oktoberfest
Annual membership outing providing members the opportunity to interact in a relaxed setting with a German atmosphere.
Staff liaison: Michelle Williams

Taste of Williamsburg
Annual specialty tasting event showcasing area member restaurants.
Chair: Donna Mitchell
Staff liaison: Michelle Williams


Travel Industry Marketing Committee
Committee Chair: Tina Theodor
Staff liaison: Vivian Bunting


Sports Committee
Committee Chair: Brian Fuller
Staff Liaison: Lisa Pacheco



If you would like to serve on a committee or would just like more information, please submit this form and the appropriate member of the Alliance staff will contact you.