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Join a council: Contact Deanna Tibbett at (916) 444-6670 or or submit an online form.

CalChamber councils and task forces offer specialized advice to the Board of Directors in their areas of expertise. See also: Policy Committees.

Council for International Trade

The Council for International Trade works with state and federal administrations and lawmakers to support expansion of international trade and investment, fair and equitable market access for California products abroad, and elimination of disincentives that impede the international competitiveness of California business.
Staff Contact: Susanne Stirling

Economic Advisory Council

Provides quarterly forecasts of the California economy and coordinates special economic studies. Council members include business economists from a variety of industries and from government.
Staff Contact: Dave Kilby

Public Affairs Council

The Public Affairs Council advises the CalChamber on political and policy strategies to improve California’s business climate.
Staff Contact: Martin Wilson

CalChamber Fundraising Committee

This committee provides guidance and assistance to the CalChamber in its political fundraising efforts, and meets at every Board of Directors meeting, four times per year. The chair is Frank Washington of Crossings TV. (Must be a member of the CalChamber Board of Directors to join.)
Staff Contact: Martin Wilson