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  • Are you interested in serving on the Greater Fairbanks Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors? 

    Serving on a Board of Directors can be a rewarding experience. The Fairbanks Chamber is seeking individuals interested in helping our team advance the mission and goals of our organization.  Here are some things you will likely want to know before saying “YES”!

    Chamber Mission:

    The Greater Fairbanks Chamber of Commerce represents our members by advocating for a healthy economic environment and by building partnerships that promote the greater Fairbanks area as an attractive place for business and community.

    Chamber structure:

    President/CEO plus 5 staff members

    Board of 21 Elected Directors, 4 appointed Directors, and 9 Seated Directors

    Executive Committee, Finance Committee, Elections & Nominations Committee plus 6 advocacy committees including:

    • Cost of Healthcare Insurance
    • Education & Workforce Development
    • Energy, Environment and Natural Resources
    • Government Relations
    • Military Affairs
    • Transportation Infrastructure


    Expectations:

    Time Commitment: 2-5 hours/month

    Meetings: 12-18 Meetings annually, generally at noon on a Monday

    Term: 3 years

    Other: Committee engagement is recommended

    Financial Support:

    • Fundraising – sell three books of yellow/pink rubber duckie tickets each year
    • Membership - your business must be a Chamber member
       

    Application Review Date: August 23