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Advocacy Education Session
April 4 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Participating in this Facebook event page does not mean that you are registered for this event! Please register here: https://business.wausauchamber.com/chamber-calendar/Details/advocacy-education-session-04-04-2023-857894?sourceTypeId=Website
Learn more about the topics which make up the Greater Wausau Chamber of Commerce’s Legislative Agenda. The Chamber follows this agenda, set by the organization’s Business Advocacy Committee, for all advocacy-related activities and initiatives. The topics included in the current agenda include workforce development, economic development, regulatory reform and taxation.
The speakers at this event will offer insights on legislative efforts related to business at the national (U.S. Chamber), state (Wisconsin Manufacturers & Commerce) and local levels.
John Kirchner of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce helps develop and implement their grassroots, legislative and political activities in the upper midwest. In addition, he works closely with state and local chambers, as well as with members of Congress in his region.
Craig Summerfield spent nearly 15 years working in the Wisconsin State Legislature, including time as a policy advisor in the Assembly Speaker’s office and as chief of staff in the State Senate.
Dave Eckmann of the Greater Wausau Chamber of Commerce’s Business Advocacy Committee will provide a local perspective. This committee actively works to execute the Chamber’s Legislative Agenda within the community.
Admission: Free for members of the Greater Wausau Chamber of Commerce