The Economic Development & Advocacy Advisory Council works with elected officials, community leaders, Chamber Members, topic experts, and other organizations to shape policies that help promote business creation, sustainability, and growth.
Areas of focus include
Business and Industry Retention
Housing and Living Costs
Environmental Regulations, and
Advisory Council Members are responsible for discussing and deciding, by vote, the official position adopted by the Chamber regarding the different public issues that affect businesses and workers in San Diego.
For more information about getting involved with Economic Development & Advocacy, email Manuel Gomez or call the Chamber at (858) 217-8972.
Registration is required.
All Chamber Members and their employees are invited to join the meetings and participate in the discussion.
Welcome and Introductions
Five stars chamber’s Accreditation
Women’s week 2022
Regional Connect 12/8
Social Media post
Official Elected Updates
Q and A
5 Breakout Rooms
Champions Strategy Per Goals 2021-2022
Develop the Elected Official Liaison Program, Host candidate forums during elections.
Increase exposure at public hearings and social media for the ED/Advocacy Council
Take a lead on legislation that will impact businesses and
Plan Sacramento Advocacy trip (March or April)
Implement the Score Card for Elected Officials (not endorse political campaigns)
Increase the Number of support letters
Organize an Educational campaign – Vehicle Mileage Tax