OUR Councils

The Atascadero Chamber of Commerce exists to be the Catalyst for business growth, the Convener for leaders and influencers, and the Champion for a stronger community. Our aim is to create a community where no business can fail. You can join one of the following councils to connect with others to help make a positive impact on our community! Click here to apply.

Ambassadors Council

Our Ambassadors are the official greeters for the City of Atascadero. They provide an enthusiastic welcome and offer assistance to all new businesses in the City. They visit, recognize and thank existing Chamber businesses, attend ribbon cuttings for new business owners and assist with Chamber-sponsored events and programs. Ambassadors meet once a month to provide feedback from their business visits, adopt new Chamber members, and share ideas on how we can become greater supporters and promoters of business in Atascadero. Learn more…

Economic Prosperity Committee

Join this brand-new committee and share your ideas for the economic prosperity of Atascadero! Learn more…

BID Committee

Share your ideas and apply for funding for your event/promotion/beautification proposal for downtown Atascadero! Learn more…

Diversity Council

An inclusive council dedicated to empowering our business community to celebrate diversity through education and kindness. They welcome committed and engaged speakers and community members to work with them and seek mutual support. Their goal is to empower our business community by fostering awareness of diversity and inclusion in the workplace and ripple out to every aspect of our lives. Learn more…

Legislative & Economic Council

This council aims to represent the interests of the business community in local, state, and federal legislative issues and to communicate those interests to members, the community, and elected officials. Members network with the Council and City Staff in an informal way to improve communication. The council hosts monthly speakers on local and county issues.

Wine & Beer Event Planning Committee

This committee leads the way in supporting and driving business to local downtown shops, and wineries, breweries, cideries, and distilleries across North County. Members are responsible for planning and orchestrating the Atascadero Lakeside Wine Festival, Wine Passport, and assisting with the Art, Wine & Brew events. Learn more…

Women’s Business Council

A women’s network dedicated to helping women achieve, succeed and prosper by connecting and promoting women and their businesses. The Women’s Business Council provide resources and often partner to host Leaders Lunches and Good Morning Atascaderos to empower its members to achieve career success and financial security. The council also offers scholarships to all women affiliated with the Chamber of Commerce planning to continue their education related to current or future employment or transitioning into a new career. Learn more…

Do you want to make a positive difference in OUR community? Join one of our councils! We’re looking for committed individuals who love our city and want to connect, share ideas, and help our community thrive.