The Chamber’s strategic work plan will guide our organization through 2022 and beyond.

Economic & Business Development

Enhance the Chamber’s economic partnership relationship.

Promote recruitment and retention of businesses in DeKalb County.


Inform members on legislation that affects the business community.

Build a robust Governmental Affairs Committee to develop legislative priorities.

Offer opportunities for the business community to connect with elected officials.

Proactively advocate for and support legislation that helps businesses survive.


Be an active partner with DeKalb County education providers.

Be an active partner with workforce development organizations serving DeKalb County.

Provide opportunities for education and workforce development partners to update local businesses and the general public.


Increase Chamber membership.

Develop programs to engage new and existing members.

Ensure member benefits, programs , and events are of value to the DeKalb County business community.

Provide social networking opportunities to members.


Position the Chamber for the future.

Enhance profile of the Chamber.

Grow revenue and resources for the Chamber.