The Perry Chamber of Commerce will host its Annual Director Election Meeting on Monday, November 20th at 1pm via Zoom. All Chamber Members are invited to attend to elect Board Members for the upcoming three-year term (2024-2026).
Three current Chamber Board Members have terms ending December 31st, 2023. They may be nominated to serve another term and nominations for new board members are requested from Chamber Members by Wednesday, November 1st. Those nominated will be contacted and asked to submit a Board Member Application (short questionnaire) in order to accept the nomination by Friday, November 3rd.
“The Chamber has been a rewarding board to be a part of,” states Cherie Welch, Immediate Past President of the Perry Chamber of Commerce. “Watching the events that we spend so much time on come together is amazing and seeing how supportive our businesses are toward the community is incredible. I’m thankful to be a part of it!”
The role of the Board of Directors is to oversee the strategic direction of the Perry Chamber of Commerce. The only prerequisite for individuals to serve on the Board is being a current representative of a Chamber Member Business or Organization in good standing.
Responsibilities of Perry Chamber Board Members:
Ability to make decisions on behalf of the Membership as a whole
Commit to attending monthly board meetings and additional meetings as needed
Participate at a committee level to advance Organization's strategic goals
Attend Chamber activities, as schedule allows (Ribbon Cuttings, Events, etc.)