Government Affairs Council

North SA Chamber Government Affairs

GOVERNMENT AFFAIRS COUNCIL

The Government Affairs Council of the North San Antonio Chamber serves as an advocate for Member businesses and their employees before municipal, county, state, and federal officials on political policy issues impacting the economic growth, quality of life, and financial health of local industries.  The Government Affairs Council informs and educates Members on proposed initiatives, policies, and legislation that may affect the way business in San Antonio is conducted. Through a direct link to business, political, and civic leaders, the Chamber may take an action-oriented position to support legislative issues and influence public policy.

 

Council Chair

Rob Killen

 

 

 

Rob Killen
Killen, Griffin, & Farrimond

 

Council Vice-Chair

Danny Zimmerman

 

Danny Zimmermann
Cleary Zimmermann Engineers

 

Legislative Agenda (PDF)

The Texas Legislature will be in session beginning in January 2021 and under the leadership of the Government Affairs Council Chair and the 2021 Legislative Chair, the North SA Chamber will work with the Bexar County legislative delegation to ensure that the voices of business – both large and small, are heard and that the issues that are important to them are represented in Austin and Washington D.C. Our legislative agenda can be downloaded below as well as some resources.

 

MAYOR’S VISION & STATE OF THE COUNTY EVENTS

State of the County Address

The Annual State of the County Address is a collaborative event in which County priorities are addressed by Bexar County Judge Nelson Wolff.  Judge Wolff touches on business, education, and innovation, with a focus on Bexar County’s emerging tech and cybersecurity industries.

Click here to view photos of the 2017 State of the County Address

Mayor’s Vision for San Antonio

Mayor’s Vision is an annual luncheon program hosted by the North San Antonio Chamber featuring a keynote address by the Mayor of San Antonio.  The Mayor will update attendees on the upcoming focus issues and priorities.

Click here to view photos of the 2017 Mayor’s Vision Luncheon