Committees & Task Force

Our task forces and committees work to achieve goals related to business and educational events and programs. Volunteering on a task force is an effective way to get your business noticed and contribute to the business environment in the Cedar Valley. 

Annual Celebration Task Force

Bette WubbenaGoal: Plan and conduct the annual celebration for the Alliance & Chamber. At this event, Alliance & Chamber investors/members recognize Cedar Valley businesses and individuals with several different awards. More than 600 people ar in attendance.

Staff Representative: Bette Wubbena

 

 

Economic Inclusion Task Force

Jean TrainorGoal: Highlight & recognize opportunities that promote the business case and the impact economic inclusion in the Cedar Valley. The committee implements a variety of initiatives designed to promote economic inclusion in the workplace, such as inclusion-focused publications, special events, and educational seminars.

 

Chair: Jean Trainor

Staff Representative: Lisa Skubal

 

Government Affairs Committee

Mike McCraryGoal: The focus of Government Relations activity is economic growth and business climate improvement. The Alliance & Chamber is the One Voice for Cedar Valley business to work with local, state, and federal governments. Throughout the year, the Alliance & Chamber tracks and brings to your attention issues that have an impact on your bottom line. 

Chair: Mike McCrary, Lincoln Savings Bank

Staff Representative: Steve Firman

 

Investor Relations Committee

Tom NagleGoal: The focus to develop out-of-the box ideas to help promote the  Alliance & Chamber increasing investor return on investment, participation, and retention. The committee consists of community business members who are dedicated to continually improving the Alliance & Chamber as an organization and listening to what are investors want and need to grow and strengthen our economy. 

Chair: Tom Nagle, Nagle Signs, Inc.

Staff Representative: Jim Schaefer

 

Marketing Task Force

Sarah Goblirsch

Goal: To create a platform for forward-thinking communications related professionals can learn from one another, generate new ideas, overcome obstacles and continue to innovate. Cedar Valley marketers can share victories, and struggles while receiving solution-oriented peer feedback as well as successful efforts igniting continued innovation in a everchanging industry.

Chair: Taylor Thoms, Community Bank & Trust

Staff Representative: Bette Bubbena & Jim Schaefer

 

 

 

Strictly Business Expo Task Force

Sarah GoblirschChelsea KallerGoal: The annual Strictly Business Expo event allows Alliance & Chamber investors to showcase their business to the community.

Co-Chair: Sarah Goblirsch, UNI Career Services

Co-Chair: Chelsea Kaller, Covenant Clinic Occupation Medicine & Wellness

Staff Representative: Bette Wubbena

 

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