Attend the Chamber’s Government Affairs Council (GAC) Meetings
Second Wednesday of each month
12:00pm – 1:30pm
Fresno Chamber of Commerce
2331 Fresno Street
Fresno, California 93721
Download Past GAC Meeting Agendas
The Greater Fresno Area Chamber of Commerce is committed to representing the interest of business with government. The Fresno Chamber’s public policy committee, the Government Affairs Council (GAC), provides a basis to act and influence on local, state and federal government issues and have a good working relationship with its elected officials thus creating a favorable and profitable business climate.
The GAC is a committee of the Fresno Chamber. The GAC consists of 15 business-people who meet monthly to debate and direct the Fresno Chamber’s effort to represent the interests of business with local, state and federal government. In October of each year, the GAC develops a policy platform which serve as the Fresno Chamber’s legislative priorities.
Applications for GAC membership are due to the Fresno Chamber by December 1 of each year. The Fresno Chamber will determine voting membership for applicants based on, but not limited to, the following qualifications:
- Knowledge of local, state and/or federal public policy issues.
- Industry representation.
- Past and current Chamber involvement.
- Past and current political involvement.
The GAC meets the second Wednesday of each month at noon at the Fresno Chamber office.
Stay informed on important advocacy related issues. Sign up for the Fresno Chamber’s legislative eALERT!
The legislative eALERT is an HTML e-mail update on important advocacy related issues sent directly to the Fresno Chamber’s membership. Together, these Web-based services will play a crucial role in connecting all lines of communication for the Fresno Chamber and its members.
Contact Dawn Steele, the Chamber’s Government Affairs Manager for more information at (559) 495-4821 or firstname.lastname@example.org