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Get Involved

The Bloomington Chamber offers several opportunities to engage its members. Joining a committee is a great way to help you make the most out of your membership. Share your knowledge while meeting other Chamber members and establishing relationships.


Bloomington Ambassadors
Through new member visits, ribbon cuttings and serving as greeters, ambassadors support member attraction and retention at Chamber events. Membership on this committee is limited, and interested Chamber members should call for an application.

Chair: Barb Gurney, Mortgages Unlimited, Inc.
Meetings: Third Thursday of every month, 11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Staff: Brent Pavia


Community Outreach
This committee works to increase the engagement of the Bloomington Chamber of Commerce within the community through participation in community events and by developing partnerships with community and civic organizations. 

 Jolene Thibedeau Boyd, Community Involvement Programs
Co-chair: Nathan Rolek, AXA Equitable
Meetings: TBD
Staff: Anna Stinson


Public Affairs
Members work with the City of Bloomington to attract new businesses to Bloomington, while retaining and assisting the growth of existing businesses in the community; communicate and promote policy positions that support the economic development and interests of the general business community.  As the premier business advocate in Bloomington, the Chamber encourages all members to be involved in local, regional and state policy decision-making.

Chair: Ken Vinje, Kraus-Anderson Realty Company
Meetings: Third Wednesday of every month, 8:30 - 9:30 a.m.
Staff: Maureen Scallen Failor


Signature Events Committees
These committees plan our annual events such as Gala and Golf. 

Gala Planning Committee
Meetings: Monthly from July - January
Staff: Anna Stinson

Golf Planning Committee
Meetings: Monthly from February - June
Staff: Anna Stinson

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Maureen Scallen Failor
9633 Lyndale Avenue South
Suite 200
Bloomington, MN 55420
Phone: (952) 888-8818
Fax: (952) 888-0508