Public Affairs Council

Industries represented on this committee include non-profit, construction, finance, fine arts, technology, aerospace and more. The council focuses on topics that stand to impact our business climate and each of our policy pillars—education and workforce, health and wellness and infrastructure. You’ll hear from experts in all areas, getting a broad understanding of all three focus areas of the Chamber and how they can impact each other and our economic health.

Meet Our Co-Chairs:
Edie Sonn
Pinnacol Assurance
Marc Reece
CVS Aetna

When we meet:
The Public Affairs Council typically meets on the last Thursday of every month. Contact publicpolicy@denverchamber.org for more information.

Past agendas and presentations:

Agenda: June 17, 2022
Presentation: DMCC & MDEDC Government Affairs Presentation
Presentation: Denver Leadership Foundation & B:CIVIC Presentation 

Agenda: May 20, 2022
Presentation: 16th Street Mall & South Platte
Presentation: Denver Public Library

Agenda: April 28, 2022
Presentation: Legislative Update

Agenda: March 24, 2022
Presentation: Overview of Licensed Cannabis
Presentation: Understanding Regulated Marijuana

Agenda: February 24, 2022
Presentation: Economic Activity Study of Metro Denver Culture
Presentation: Update on Denver’s World Cup Bid
Presentation: Workforce Update MDEDC

Agenda: January 27, 2022

Agenda:  December 10, 2021
Presentation: Changes Coming to Businesses

Agenda: November 19, 2021
Presentation: Data Privacy

Agenda: October 28, 2021
Presentation: Colorado Redistricting Commissions
Presentation: Voting Issues and Access

Agenda: September 23, 2021
Presentation: Economic Cluster Report-Aerospace
Presentation: Lockheed Martin Space

Agenda: June 18, 2021 Joint Meeting

May 21, 2021
Presentation:  Debra Johnson, General Manager of RTD
Presentation: Shoshana Lew, Executive Director of CDOT

Agenda: March 25, 2021

Agenda: February 25, 2021
Presentation: SCFD
Presentation: Denver Art Museum
Presentation: Denver Museum of Nature and Science
Presentation: Denver Zoo

Agenda:  January 28, 2021