Farmington Chamber of Commerce Committees
100 W. Broadway, Farmington, NM
Joining a committee is a great way to network within the Farmington Chamber of Commerce while serving the civic, industrial, educational, commercial and business interests of Farmington, San Juan County and New Mexico…all with just a one hour commitment to a meeting each month!
Banquet Committee: Assists in the preparation of the Annual Membership Meeting and Banquet by organizing and decorating the banquet hall according to the outgoing board president’s requested theme
Education Committee: (3:30 p.m., the fourth Tuesday of the month) Welcomes new teachers by hosting a New Teachers’ Luncheon for Farmington schools. Implemented the “It’s YOUR Life” program, taught to every ninth grade class in Farmington schools by business professionals within the chamber.
Redcoat Ambassadors: (Noon, the second Monday of the month) Official ambassadors to the chamber, participating in ribbon cuttings, thank you visits, ground breakings, and make a yearly trip to the NM Legislative Opening Reception in Santa Fe. Must be sponsored by an active Redcoat Ambassador to join.
Farmington Young Professionals: (5:30 p.m. the third Tuesday of the month) FYP consists of motivated, energetic, young at heart professionals, who seek enrichment by participating in professional, community, and social activities that improve the community and its members.
Health & Wellness Committee: (3:30 p.m., the first Tuesday of the month) Responsible for an annual health fair, publishes a yearly health and wellness directory, and promotes exercise initiatives in the workplace.
Legislative Committee: (Varies, September thru December) Responsible for publishing a legislative brochure stating the chamber’s perspective on issues as they concern the chamber’s membership base.
Promotions and Special Events: (11:30 a.m., the second Thursday of the month) Responsible for creating and implementing new fundraisers for the chamber, most notably, Chile in October.
Finance and Operations Committee: (4 p.m. the Monday prior to the Board of Directors meeting) Responsible for overseeing the financials of the Farmington Chamber of Commerce, including reviewing the monthly bank statements, invoices and the management of the chamber’s investments.