Economic Development / Government Affairs

Develop and promote a favorable business climate through advocacy and awareness of governmental and economic development issues within our region.

Economic Development Goals:

  • Encourage and support initiatives that create and perpetuate a business-friendly community, create jobs, and promote a healthy and diversified business environment.
  • Work to eliminate perceived and actual barriers that discourage business growth, expansion and retention.

Government Affairs Goals:

  • Inform business owners about governmental initiatives that impact the local and regional economy.
  • Promote policy changes that will reduce burdens on business.

When & Where: 2nd Tuesday of the month at 4:00 pm in the Board Room at the chamber.

Contact: Bill Dehlinger, Chair of Economic Development/Government Affairs at: realestate@billdehlinger.com

Committee Members:

Paul Rosarius, Chair, Palm Tree Tech Center – Paul@ptcs.net
J.R. Ball, JRB Civil – jr@jrbcivil.com
Sam Nasser – bnasser@cfl.rr.com
Tom Peppler, Peppler Law, PA – tom@pepplerlaw.com
Todd Sykes, Oviedo-Winter Springs Regional Chamber of Commerce – todd@oviedowintersprings.org