• LAGLCC Committees

  • Legislative Advocacy - Chaired by the Executive Director, Works with the LAGLCC Legislative consultant (Ted Green) to identify legislation that will impact the LGBTQ business community and provide input on whether bills should receive chamber support.

    Marketing - Acts as a sounding board for marketing strategies and tools, develop and hone innovative ideas, and provide feedback on marketing activities as requested by the board of directors. Chair: Carlos Sapene

    Membership - Membership Options, Increasing Membership (individual & corporate), Growth Plan, New member onboarding & engagement. 

    Nominating Committee - Chaired by the Vice President, this committee searches, vets, and nominates candidates for the Board of Directors. Chair: Ed Simon

    Young Entrepreneurs - Young Entrepreneurs are the future foundation of our community. Within our Mission and Vision Statements, we see an imperative to help young, emergent LGBTQ+ entrepreneurs get their businesses off the ground. Leveraging the experiences of our accomplished members and partners, the LAGLCC will provide programs, events, and mentorship for these new Young Entrepreneurs. Chair: Jimaye Nguyen

    SoCal LGBTQ+ Economic Summit Committee - Strategizes and plans the annual SoCal LGBTQ+ Economic Forum

    Supplier Diversity - Creates programming to cultivate contract-ready LGBTBE suppliers and connect them to opportunities.