Committee Overview 

The Chamber maintains a number of standing committees to carry out its mission.  It is these committees and their members who do the real work of our organization.  Members are encouraged to join these Committees to help shape the Chamber's directions and activities.  To do so, click on the Committee names below for detailed information.

Business Development

The Business Development Committee develops programs that create a positive business climate for the Coeur d'Alene community.


The Commodores promote Coeur d'Alene by producing the Aw$um Auction, participating in area and regional parades with or without their pirate float, donating a scholarship to the Distinguished Young Woman Program, attending grand openings, and ribbon cutting ceremonies.


The Education Committee works as a link between businesses and the education community to ensure a well trained workforce is available through quality education in the Coeur d'Alene area.

Leadership Coeur d'Alene

Leadership Coeur d'Alene operates an annual training program which introduces area citizens to the issues and institutions that guide our community.

Membership Outreach

Membership Outreach works to ensure good communications with all our members through new member orientations, membership retention programs and critiques of membership communications.

Natural Resources

The Natural Resources Committee organizes a variety of programs that broadly support the sustainable use and enjoyment of our abundant natural resources in a manner that safeguards and enhances our environment over the long term.

Public Policy

The Public Policy Committee analyzes local, state, and federal legislative issues, makes recommendations to the Chamber's Board of Directors on specific positions the Chamber should adopt, and then advocates for those positions.