The Athens Area Chamber of Commerce is now accepting 2021 Ambassador Applications!

Join this dedicated group of individuals that are a cross section of our the Chamber membership, who are a vital part of the Athens Area Chamber of Commerce. This volunteer committee is responsible for assisting in planning and executing the flagship events of the Chamber. Additionally, they serve as liaisons for the business community, armed with Chamber resources and information about the benefits of membership.



To support the Athens Area Chamber’s mission by helping to grow and maintain a strong membership base, through the innovation and implementation of activities that will support membership recruitment, engagement and retention.


Unsurpassed business contacts and networking opportunities. Increased exposure to Chamber and community initiatives. Increased visibility at Chamber programs and events. Name badge to identify you as an Athens Area Chamber representative while volunteering at events and visiting member businesses. Recognition for yourself and your organization in the business community and in Chamber communications.


Must be an employee of an Athens Area Chamber member business in good standing and must have the approval of direct supervisor. Participation is limited to one representative per company, accept in cases where two representatives from one company are already fully participating members of the Ambassador team. Business must have been a member of the Athens Area Chamber for at least one year; and employee must have been employed there for at least six months. Must have flexible schedule and be able to devote time each month to participate in required ambassador activities.

Selection Process

Ambassadors are selected through an application process for a full term or presidential appointment. Applicants are evaluated on application information, professionalism, and Chamber involvement. Applications are due Friday, February 5, 2021.

Please contact Dawn, if you have any questions.