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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.

Heritage - To bring awareness and shine a spotlight on the rich and diverse heritage of Los Angeles by sharing key dates of remembrance celebrating key figures of the community as well as observing and celebrating with other related diverse cultures to bridge the gap through unity and support. The LA LGBTQ Chamber is committed to developing programming to better engage not only our membership community but also members of other diverse communities as well. Chair: Torin Floyd

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: Torin Floyd

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. Chair: Vaughn Williams