CHAMBER DIRECTORY

CHAMBER DIRECTORY

Events

Annual Gala

The Bellevue Chamber’s must-attend Fall Formal. Past programs have featured sports icons, industry titans, nationally-known speakers, civic leaders, comedians, and entertainers.

Staff Lead: Ashley Clemmer

Bellevue Recess

Business networking should be fun. Our Bellevue Recess is a welcomed break from the typical meet and greet shuffle. With games, drinks, and a casual and fun environment, the Bellevue Recess is fast becoming one of our most popular annual events.

Business Expo

Whether its our quarterly Bellevue Recess or the mini-showcase during each Business Lunch, there are always opportunities to share your services and products with potential customers through the Chamber

Eastside Leadership Conference
Eastside Real Estate Symposium
Economic Forecast Summit
Holiday Elected Officials Reception
Leads+Lunch
Morning Business Builder
Women's Leadership Conference

PROGRAMS

Business Internship Program
Chamber Foundation
Career Center
Chamber Internship Program
Eastside Leadership Initiative
Eastside Together
Executive Business Roundtable
Leads+Lunch
New Executives
Small Business Resource Center
Young Entrepreneurs Academy

ADVOCACY

Chamber Day in Olympia
DC Fly In
Eastside Business Alliance
East King Chambers Coalition
Legislative Kickoff Event
Legislative Wrap-up
Planning, Land Use, Sustainability, Housing Committee (PLUSH)
Policy Council
Policy Steering Committee
Transportation Committee

Operations

Certificates of Origin
Chamber Internship Program
Communications & Marketing
  • Third Thursday deals e-newsletter
  • 425 Business magazine partnership
  • Membership promotion
Forward (Grant portal)
Membership Sales
  • New membership sales
  • Membership retention
  • New member onboarding
Small Business Resource Center
Sponsorship

COMMUNICATIONS

5 Things E-newsletter
Bellevuechamber.org Website
Business Internship Program
Eastside Together
Minute of Need
Sponsorship & Member Visability
Third Thirsday Member Deals

COMMITTEES

Board of Directors
Directed Research Committees
Diversity & Partnerships Committee
Events & Speakers Committee
Executive Committee
Finance Committee
Membership Committee
  • New membership sales
  • Membership retention
  • New member onboarding
Outbound Study Mission Committee

STAFF responsibilites

STAFF  responsibilites

Fain

Joe Fain

President & CEO
Management
  • Human Resources
  • Budget & finance
  • Staff evaluations & compensation
  • Technology & IT Support
Events
  • Eastside Real Estate Symposium
Committees
  • Finance Committee
  • Bellevue Chamber Foundation Board of Trustees
Kim

Kim Fredericks

Vice President
Sponsorship & Legacy Relations
  • Legacy members relationship manager
  • Events and programs sponsorship manager
Programs
  • Young Entrepreneurs Academy
  • Business Health Trust member insurance program
  • Bellevue Chamber internships
  • Business Internship program manager
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Ashley Clemmer

Director of Operations & Events
Chamber Operations
  • Member company directory
  • Member data 
  • Customer support for Membersuite account access
  • Billing and finance
Communications & Marketing
  • 5 Things weekly e-newsletter
  • Website management
  • Graphic design
Committees
  • Finance Committee
  • Signature Event Committees
Events
  • Director of Events
  • Primary Responsibility for:
    • Annual Gala
    • Women's Leadership Conference
    • Economic Forecast Summit
Programs
  • Forward (Grants portal and database)
  • Certificate of Origin
Lyset

Lyset Cadena

Olympia Lobbyist
State Government Affairs
  • Chief legislative policy lead
  • Municipal relations for state legislative matters
Weekly Olympia Report
Caitlin

Caitlin Gallagher

Director of Communications | Executive Director, Eastside Business Alliance
Communications & Marketing
  • Overall Media Relations
  • Strategic Communications Strategy
  • Communications Calendar
  • Website Blogs
Committees
  • Eastside Business Alliance
  • Bellevue Chamber Foundation Board of Trustees
  • DC Fly-in Committee
  • Outbound Study Committee
Programs

Eastside Business Alliance

  • Candidate Recruitment
  • Candidate Endorsements
  • Candidate Training
  • Fundraising & Campaign Operations
Chris

Chris Johnson

Director of Government Affairs
Government Affairs
  • Municipal policy manager
  • East King Chamber's Coalition
Committees
  • Policy Council
    • Transportation Committee
    • PLUSH committee (Permitting, Land Use, Sustainability, Housing)
      • PLUSH Drafting subcommittee
      • MFTE subcommittee
    • Joint Budget Task Force
    • Policy Council Steering Committee
    • 5G Telecom Committee
  • East King Chamber's Coalition
    • East King Chamber's CEO Committee
    • East King Chamber's Coalition Policy Drafting Committees
Events
  • Legislative Kickoff
  • Chamber Day
  • Legislative Wrap-up
Programs
  • Advocacy
Khoury, Nancy

Nancy Khoury

Director of Membership & Community Engagement
Membership
  • New membership sales
  • Membership retention
  • New member onboarding
Communications & Marketing
  • Third Thursday deals e-newsletter
  • 425 Business magazine partnership
  • Membership promotion
Committees
  • Ambassadors Committee
  • Membership Committee
  • Events & Speakers Committee
Programs
  • New Executives
  • Morning Business Builder
  • Leads+Lunch
Olivia

Olivia Mullin

Communications & Events Promotion Manager
Board & Committee Relations
  • Committee agendas, minutes, and logistics
  • Committee membership list management
  • Boardbookit manager
Communications & Marketing
  • Events Promotion
  • Eastside Together Social Media
Committees
  • Board of Directors
  • Executive Committee
  • Executive Steering Committee
Programs
  • Eastside Together
  • Executive Business Roundtable
Administration
  • CEO Executive assistant
  • Manage master chamber calendar
  • Phones, reception, and office organization
O'Halloran, Jaelin

Jaelin O'Halloran

Government Affairs Specialist
Government Affairs Support
  • Policy Committee Support
Committees

Primary:

  • Affordable Housing Research Committee
  • Covid Impacts of Business Research Committee

Support:

  • Policy Council
  • East King Chamber's Coalition
  • Nonprofit & Community Leaders Committee
Programs
  • Eastside Leadership Initiative
  • Directed Research
    • University of Washington Evan's School Research Partnership
      • Coronavirus impacts on business research project
      • Affordable housing research project
  • Job Board / Career Center
    • Manage chamber jobs & resume directory
    • Customer support for job seekers
    • Custer support for job posters
    • Database quality control
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Sofia Dilsizian

Social Media Specialist
Bellevue Chamber Social Media
  • Twitter
  • Facebook
  • Instagram
  • LinkedIn
Eastside Together Social Media
  • Instagram
  • Facebook
  • Twitter
Monthly Social Share E-news
carolline holanda

Carolline Holanda

Social Media Coordinator
Bellevue Chamber Social Media
  • Twitter
  • Facebook
  • Instagram
  • LinkedIn
Eastside Together Social Media
  • Instagram
  • Facebook
  • Twitter
Monthly Social Share E-news

Membership Inquiry

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