Economic Vitality Committee

Economic Vitality Committee

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The Monterey Peninsula Chamber of Commerce’s Economic Vitality Committee serves as the focal operating platform from which all Chamber economic vitality and development initiatives are explored, planned, launched and sustained to benefit members and sustain the Monterey Peninsula’s economic and business environment.

It develops collaborations with local and regional businesses and organizations to help keep companies on the Peninsula and grow jobs. This operating platform recognizes and values our member’s time, special interests, areas of expertise and professional objectives. It also consolidates its actions and activities to a singular focus: the economic vitality.

For more information about how to get involved, contact  Vice Chair: Jennifer Kuyper or Alexander C. Winkle, Co-Chair of Economic Vitality Committee.

10 ways the committee promotes the Chamber’s mission by supporting its member success and the development of the regional economy through its action and activities:

  1. Promote economic vitality in the Monterey Peninsula region
  2. Generate value for members and the Monterey Peninsula community
  3. Strengthen the local and regional economy
  4. Enhance the Monterey Peninsula’s quality of life
  5. Facilitate a stable and healthy business environment in the region
  6. Attract, retain and expand businesses in key economic sectors
  7. Influence the Monterey Peninsula region’s economic development as a global hub for key industries
  8. Expand the Monterey Peninsula’s tax base to ensure long-term fiscal stability
  9. Promote high quality job opportunities and provide a highly skilled and competitive workforce/talent
  10. Support entrepreneurship and small business opportunities


Jennifer Kuyper, Vice Chair of Economic Vitality Committee
Alexander C. Winkle, Co-Chair of Economic Vitality Committee

Meeting Time
First Friday of the Month, 4-5pm

Monterey Peninsula Chamber of Commerce
353 Camino El Estero
Monterey, CA 93940