• Santee Chamber Committees

  • Interested in getting more involved with the Santee Chamber?! If you’re an active member with us, please review the Committee opportunities below and email us to join one of the teams! Send email inquiries to: info@SanteeChamber.com


    1. Awards Night Committee – Chair: Eddie Vandiver, Sportsplex USA
      1. Description: An annual celebration for Chamber Members, Business Leaders and Elected Officials to come together for Santee’s Favorites contest winners and other business recognitions. {Event Date: Thursday 02/21/2019}
      2. Meetings: Second Thursday of the month at 11:30am (dark April-August)
    2. Executive Committee – Chair: Bobbie Jo Lewis, Walmart
      1. Description: Group of annual officers of the Board of Directors to meet under special circumstances and make suggestions to the entire Board.
      2. Meetings: Quarterly on Second Friday of the month at 11:30am in January, April, July & October
    3. Government Affairs Committee – Chair: Barbara Ryan, Santee School District   
      1. Description: Receipt and distribution of reports from representatives of elected officials, review of potential impact on businesses, and recommendation of action, if any, to the Chamber Board of Directors.
      2. Meetings: Third Monday of the month at 8:30am, excluding holidays when it switches to fourth Monday
    4. Local Heroes Luncheon – Chair: Kristine Costa, Waste Management
      1. Description: A gathering of Santee organizations, Community Leaders, and Elected Officials to receive local honors and announce Santee Chamber’s “Person of the Year”. {Event Date: Thursday 3/29/2019}
      2. Meetings: Fourth Tuesday of the month at 12:00pm (dark May-August & December)
    5. San-Tee Golf Tournament – Chair: Kristopher Shannon, Edwards Jones Financial
      1. Description: A day at Santee’s exclusive golf course to encourage business relationships and interact with local sponsors as they highlight their services on the green. {Event Date: Friday 11/08/2019}
      2. Meetings: Last Wednesday of the month at 12:00pm (dark in December)
    6. Santee Community Forum & Political Task Force – Chair: TBD
      1. Description: A public event alternating each year to offer information to businesses and residents on candidates running for local office or a two-year forecast for our region. {Event Date: Thursday 9/26/2019}
      2. Meetings: Quarterly after Government Affairs meetings in January, April, July and October.
    7. Santee Street Fair Committee – Chair: Tim Staump, Staump Music School 
      1. Description: The ultimate one-day block party over Memorial Day weekend which is free to the public and has fun for the whole family with our food, beer, rides and vendors. {Event Date: Saturday 05/25/2019}
      2. Meetings: First Friday of the month at 3:00pm (dark July-September)
    8. Santee Young Professionals Committee – Chair: Dustin Trotter, TDT Construction
      1. Description: A platform to develop, empower and engage San Diego's next generation of young business leaders and entrepreneurs through education, community service, and networking.
      2. Meetings: Fourth Friday of the month at 9:30am (dark in December)
    9. Taste of Santee Committee – Chair: Laura Koval, Santee Lakes Recreation Preserve
      1. Description: An evening of outdoor dining at Santee Lakes with an opportunity to taste over two dozen of the area’s premier food and beverage establishments. {Event Date: 12/05/2019}
      2. Meetings: First Monday of the month at 11:00am (dark August-October)
    10. The Santee Magazine Committee – Chair: Melissa Dombo, Raceway Electric
      1. Description: Creates, reviews and publishes annual magazines on a quarterly basis to provide a platform for relevant business and residential news to the homes and businesses of Santee.
      2. Meetings: Alternating Tuesdays at 11:30am as needed