The Brooklyn Chamber of Commerce's voluntary committees offer Members the opportunity to contribute directly to the work of the Chamber and to interact with fellow Chamber Members who share common interests. Committee participation is a great way for Members to network, share ideas and further the Chamber’s objectives for Brooklyn businesses and the borough through its promotion, support and advocacy initiatives.
Below are descriptions of the Chamber's active committees. To find out about Chamber membership, click here.
Antonia Yuille-Williams, Con Edison
Gil Cygler, All Car Rent A Car
Staff: Melissa Chapman
Advocates on behalf of the Brooklyn business community about issues that will further the economic and business climate of the borough. Also works to enhance the rapport between Brooklyn Chamber Members and public officials.
Deborah Rodriguez, Helen Keller Services for the Blind
Daisy Dobbins, People's Alliance Federal Credit Union
Staff: Joseph Shaia
Serves as a key link between the Brooklyn Chamber of Commerce and its Members and works closely with the Chamber to increase membership involvement, recruitment and retention by volunteering for outreach programs and actively participating at Chamber events.
Renee McClure , National Grid
Representative, Con Edison
Staff: Veronica Harris
To act as a conduit and repository of education, where building relationships are designed to bridge all communities in Borough of Brooklyn in the City of New York . It is clarion call of the chamber to rally the membership, act as an important tool for Minority and Women Business Enterprises owners , providing increased success in the acquisition of contracts and improved the longevity of a business operation afforded by shared experiences, leveraging trust in our membership.
Founder and President of TerraCRG. He founded the firm in 2008 with the vision of creating a new type of commercial brokerage and advisory firm that focuses solely on the Brooklyn market and efficiently responds to the Brooklyn Commercial Real Estate market and its participants, during all stages of the market cycle.
A graduate of Hofstra University, Caroline is the Director of Leasing at Industry City. An active Chamber member, she comes to the RED committee with over a decade of real estate and leasing expertise having previously worked for Two Trees, Cushman & Wakefield and HelmselySpear.
Staff: James Dean Ellis
The Brooklyn Chamber of Commerce's Real Estate & Development (RED) Committee is a group of Chamber Member volunteers from the real estate, development and finance communities that actively works together to identify borough-wide opportunities for business attraction and retention. Additionally, the Chamber's RED Committee organizes a series of events throughout the year to support and promote real estate and development initiatives across the borough.