Ambassador Committee 2020-2021
Serves as the front door to the Silicon Valley Central Chamber ensuring Members leverage their benefits to the maximum and effectively grow their business.
Chair Avi Gingold
LegalShield & ID Shield
Community Relations Committee 2020-2021
To assist in developing programs that will improve our community and enable our business members to partner with local organizations needing volunteers and community assistance.
Chair Harbir K Bhatia,
Economic Development Committee 2020-2021
To foster economic growth for the business community by supporting job creation, innovation, and business development locally and internationally.
Chair Brandon O’Donnell,
Government Relations Committee 2020-2021
Being a strong voice on local, state and federal legislative issues, protecting our free enterprise system for the benefit of the business community.
Chair Nicole Goehring
Associated Builders and Contractors, Northern California Chapter
Diversity and Inclusion Committee 2020-2021
Education: We will be creating training for suppliers to get certified as diversity suppliers. Also, teaching how to use multiple bid systems.
Support: Most major companies have specific diversity and inclusion initiatives we want to support those initiatives and provide vetted suppliers to support the hosting companies. Whether it be veterans or multicultural suppliers, with the proper expertise, we (the chamber) will cultivate a networking environment to discuss progressive changes and points of understanding.
Chair Jamal Newborn
Silicon Valley Young Professionals (SVYP)
Silicon Valley Young Professionals (SVYP) focuses on providing networking and leadership opportunities for young professionals in Santa Clara and Silicon Valley. SVYP programs include small group networking events, professional development programs and seminars, and quarterly social events designed to connect the up and coming leaders of our area.
Chair Michelle Acosta
Acosta Sheet Metal Manufacturing