Duarte Chamber of Commerce
Chamber Committees
The Duarte Chamber has many committees serving our membership in a variety of ways. Members are encouraged to participate on any committee and share their knowledge and experience to help enhance the total offering of being a Duarte Chamber member. Contact the Duarte Chamber office at (626) 357-3333 or info@duartechamber.com if you'd like more information or join a committee.
Ambassadors
The Chamber Ambassadors are actively involved in new member grand openings, monthly Good Morning Duarte networking breakfasts, monthly Ladies Brown Bag Get-togethers, quarterly Business Seminars, and many other activities where they are in contact with and mentor our members.
Current Ambassadors
Mirna de Lira Lopez
DLL Business Solutions
626-771-3268
Member since 2002
Debbie Gewertz
Old Town Sign Company
626-960-4095
Member since 2002
Carol Haynes
Trilogy Financial Services
626-918-5670 ext. 4119
Member since 2013
Todd Johnson
PC Guru
626-593-7055
Member since 2011
Sheila Reed
Reed Office Interiors
626-675-9653
Member since 2013
Taste of Duarte and Business Expo
This annual event is the Chamber's largest and most fun to be involved in. It involves coordinating over 70 restaurants and businesses, and over 600 visitors in an evening, outdoor setting at Westminster Gardens Memorial Park in Duarte.
Business Outreach
Identifies member businesses to interview to see if there are areas the Chamber can help them. Some followup discussions have lead to public information forums with City of Duarte officials and modification to city policy impacting businesses.
Legislative Action
Members review pending legislative and make position recommendations to the Chamber Board of Directors. The committee also schedules legislative speakers for local talks at breakfast and lunch.
Education
Principal for A Day, Reading Across America, and scholarships are some of the events that are scheduled and planned. Members of the Duarte Unified School District are active participates in this committee.