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Ambassadors /Membership Committee

Ambassadors /Membership Committee
Join one of the most important and exciting committees in the Chamber. Learn about this fun committee, meet the existing members and enjoy breakfast and lively discussion. The Committee meets the second Thursday of the month at 9:30 AM.

Volunteer Opportunity - If you are interested in being a member of the Ambassadors (formerly the Membership Committee) please call Jane Garibay at 860-688-5165.

MISSION
The purpose of the Ambassadors is to serve as the viable and visible "goodwill arm" of the Chamber.


Shannon Rabbett Hollman- Committee Chair

Shannon Rabbett Hollman- Committee Chair
Shannon Rabbett Hollman
Rabbett Insurance Agency
233 Addison Road
P.O. Box 665
Windsor, CT 06095
Phone: 860-688-1303
Fax: 860-688-2455
www.rabbett-insurance.com

Zandra Persaud, Branch Manager

Zandra Persaud, Branch Manager
Windsor Federal Savings
Wilson Office
321 Windsor Avenue
Windsor, Connecticut 06095
Phone: 860-251-6172
Email: zpersaud@windsorfederal.com
Website: www.WindsorFederal.com

Dwight Hahn

Dwight Hahn
Express Employment Professionals
Dwight Hahn
340 Broad Street
Windsor, CT 06095
Phone: 860-683-2425
Fax: 860-683-2470
Email: dwight.hahn@expresspros.com
Web: www.expresspros.com/windsorhartfordct/

Jacqueline M. Reardon

Jacqueline M. Reardon
Attorney Jacqueline M. Reardon
37 Maple Avenue
Windsor, CT 06095
Phone: 860-298-8997
Email: jacquelinreardon@sbcglobal.net

Mary Welenc Pastula - Webster Bank

Mary Welenc Pastula - Webster Bank
Webster Bank
Mary Welenc Pastula
176 Broad Street
Windsor CT, 06095
(860) 683-8050
mwelenc@websterbank.com
http://www.websterbank.com

Maureen Sullivan

Maureen Sullivan
Maureen Sullivan
Windsor Federal Savings
Vice President-Retail Operations
Phone: 860-298-1452
250 Broad Street
Windsor CT
msullivan@windsorfederal.com
www.WindsorFederal.com

POSITION DESCRIPTION:

The Ambassadors shall Welcome and mentor new businesses and professionals

1. Interview the new member and understand their Chamber needs
2. Stay in touch and mentor that new member for the first year
3. Assist in contacts so the new member can join committees, sponsor activities, etc.
4. One year follow up with member to understand the level of satisfaction with the Chamber
5. Attend Business After Hours and Open House Events
6. Recruit new members
7. Plan and host May Membership Meeting

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Attend monthly committee meetings (You must attend six out of 12 per year)
  • Participate in Ambassador visits to new / relocated businesses, ribbon cuttings, ground breakings, Chamber events, etc. (when schedule permits)
  • Participate in new member drives
  • Participate in member / potential member calls
  • Delivery of new member packets and renewal letters
  • Assist Chamber with membership retention and growth
  • Understand the Chamber programs and events
  • QUALIFICATIONS:

  • General knowledge of the Windsor Chamber of Commerce.
  • Strong communication skills
  • Outgoing personality
  • ATTRIBUTES:

  • Self starter
  • Works independently
  • Positive attitude
  • TIME COMMITMENT:

    Varies. There is a one year minimum time commitment. The Ambassadors meet on a monthly basis (2nd Thursday of the month from 9:30 a.m. to 10:30 p.m.). You must attend six out of 12 monthly committee meetings per year. Member and potential member calls are done at the convenience of the volunteer. Ribbon cuttings, events, etc, vary in length, frequency and date commitment.

    PROMOTION OPPORTUNITIES:

    • Ambassadors will be listed on the website with their logo
    • Each member will receive one free ad in the Chamber eNewsletter
    • At the end of each fiscal year, each active Ambassador will be entered into a drawing for a special surprise.

    Events

    Blood Pressure Screening POSTPONED
    1st Wednesdays at Senior Center located at LP Wilson Community Center.
    Board of Directors Mtg
    Jun 9 at online
    B.P. Educational Sessions
    Jun 10 at Windsor Town Hall
    Business After Hours
    Jun 10 at House of Books and Games, 1073 Palisado
    Teen Game Day on Zoom!
    Jun 12 at Virtual on Zoom
    Basics of Fruit Preserving
    Jun 13 at Wilson Branch Library, 365 Windsor Avenue, Windsor, CT 06095
    HBG Open for Shopping by Appt
    Jun 13 at 1073 Palisado Ave, Windsor
    HBG RPG Nights - Postponed
    monthly at The Bean @ 226
    Programs Committee Mtg
    Jun 15 at online
    Tourism Committee Meeting
    3rd Tuesdays at online
    Lunch Program - 60+ Delivery/PickUp
    Weekdays at The Senior Center
    Veterans Coffee Hour POSTPONED
    4th Thursdays at Windsor Senior Center, 599 Matianuck Avenue, Windsor, CT
    Drop in Adult Games Postponed
    Jun 27 at Luppoleto Brewery, 20 Main St Windsor Locks
    Blood Pressure Screening POSTPONED
    1st Wednesdays at Senior Center located at LP Wilson Community Center.
    B.P. Educational Sessions
    Jul 1 at Windsor Town Hall
    HBG RPG Nights - Postponed
    monthly at The Bean @ 226
    Board of Directors Mtg
    Jul 14 at online
    Programs Committee Mtg
    Jul 20 at online
    Lunch Program - 60+ Delivery/PickUp
    Weekdays at The Senior Center
    Tourism Committee Meeting
    3rd Tuesdays at online
    Veterans Coffee Hour POSTPONED
    4th Thursdays at Windsor Senior Center, 599 Matianuck Avenue, Windsor, CT
    Drop in Adult Games Postponed
    Jul 25 at Luppoleto Brewery, 20 Main St Windsor Locks