• Chamber Councils

  • Ambassadors
    Chair: Jill Barkley
    Mission:  To promote Carlsbad as goodwill ambassadors and act as liaisons between the Carlsbad Chamber members and the Chamber.  To recruit and retain Chamber members, help raise money for the Chamber, and to assist Chamber members in obtaining maximum value from their Chamber investment.


    Carlsbad 40-Under-40
    Chair: Jeff Campbell
    Mission: To recognize and honor dynamic young leaders in Carlsbad for their occupational and community leadership accomplishments, and assist with their professional development and personal growth 

    Christmas on the Pecos
    Chair: Mike Calvani
    Mission: To effectively develop a community-based event involving riverfront homeowners, businesses, and volunteers to provide the premier Christmas event in New Mexico


    Education Council
    Chair: Dr. John Gratton
    Mission: To promote and provide education and training opportunities to enhance the Carlsbad community and to plan and implement a leadership skills development program


    Governmental Affairs
    Chair: Jack Volpato
    Mission: To assist and promote business participation in government and legislative affairs as well as promote the interest of the Carlsbad business community in the political process.


    Positively Carlsbad & Special Events
    Chair: Mindy Keefer
    Mission:  To promote positive growth and success through networking and community involvement and to assist the Chamber in organizing and planning large fund raising events to promote the social interest of the community as well as residents of surrounding communities.


    Chair: Wanda Durham
    Mission:  To promote Carlsbad, a unique city blessed with a wonderful climate, natural attractions and quality of life that allow retirees to have a sense of excitement, well-being, and security

    Chair: Marjo Pace
    Mission:  To promote tourism and solicit conventions for Carlsbad and South Eddy County

  • Upcoming Events