Chamber members add their voices to the conversations that shape business and impact our community.
Committee participation facilitates building business relationships with others who share common
business goals, interests, issues, markets, or industry sectors.
The Value That Drives Our Organization
Business Development Committee
Developing programs to create a positive business climate. The Business Development Committee meets the 4th Wednesday of every month at 7:30am at the Chamber.
The governing and finance committee of the Chamber comprised of the past chair, current chair, chair elect, treasurer and three vice chairs.
Chairperson: Rick Rasmussen
Serving as a link between the business and education communities in support of quality education in the Coeur d’Alene area. The Education Committee meets the 1st Wednesday of every month at 12:00pm at the Chamber.
Chairperson: Rocky Owens
Leadership Coeur d'Alene
Class sessions are held on the 4th Thursday of each month. Participation is by application.
Chairperson: Lindsay Allen
Membership Outreach Committee
Assists with new member orientations, develops membership retention strategies, and critiques membership communications. The Membership Outreach Committee meets on the 3rd Wednesday of every month at 8:00am at the Chamber.
Chairperson: Larry Frisbie
The Nonprofit Committee (NPC) of the CDA Regional Chamber addresses the opportunities and challenges faced by nonprofit organizations in Kootenai County. The committee has subcommittees focusing on advocacy and marketing. The committee takes a strong advocacy role on behalf of nonprofit organizations and works to educate individuals and businesses on the impact nonprofits have on our community.
- To develop synergy and collaboration among nonprofit organizations.
- Increase awareness about the role of nonprofit organizations.
- Promote active engagement and personal connection with the business community.
Chairperson: Ann Johnson
Public Policy Committee
The Public Policy Committee works in collaboration with the Post Falls and Hayden Chambers of Commerce. The committee meets the 1st Thursday of every month at 11:00am at either the Post Falls Chamber or the Coeur d’Alene Regional Chamber. During the legislative session the committee meets the 2nd and 4th Thursday of every month at 11:30 at the respective chambers on a rotational basis.
Chairperson: Lauren Benedict
Natural Resources Committee
Chairperson: Jim Ekins