Chamber Committees

Get Involved!

Looking for opportunities to become more involved in the community? The Chamber of Commerce has a committee for everyone. Call or email us for more information on joining any of the following committees and making a difference in Smyth County, Virginia.

Agriculture Committee

Kindergarten Farm Tours, Town & Country BBQ, Agritourism and other agriculture related events and projects.

Legislative Committee

Keeps track of legislative issues, organizes events including the Legislative Breakfast and Meet the Candidates, and develops contacts with Town Councils and Board of Supervisors.

Smyth Enterprise Committee

Promotes entrepreneurship and small business development through The Smyth County Small Business Bootcamp, workshops, Youth Entrepreneurship Day, Career Fair, and other programs as needed.

Special Events, Tourism, and Community Action Committee

Promotes tourism as a business and industry and uses special events to encourage tourism and community involvement.

Education Committee

Promotes and develops programs that expand, enhance and improve education services available in Smyth County. Projects include Student Government Day, Children First Award, Tom Burkett Scholarships and Imagination Library.

Membership Committee

Focuses on maintaining and increasing Chamber membership. Promotes the Chamber Cash incentive program and ribbon cuttings at new businesses. The Chamber President-Elect will serve on this committee and would encourage fundraising.

Area Beautification Committee

Encourages and promotes programs, projects and campaigns to improve the attractiveness of Smyth County. Beautification Awards, county-wide clean up days, and Christmas Decorating Contests.

Commercial & Industrial Support Committee

Provides business and industry support through events and activities, publishes various directories of Smyth County businesses. Business Appreciation Luncheon, quarterly Networking Breakfasts, Top Level complimentary invitations to Chamber events. Assists with the Career Fair.