• Government Affairs Committee

    The Government Affairs Committee (GAC) of the Greater Newport Chamber of Commerce is committed to reviewing, developing, and supporting issues that promote a positive, pro-active economic environment with social progress and enhanced quality of life. The chamber believes that laws and regulations should serve the public without acting as a detriment to business development and growth.
    Joe Pratt
    Boys & Girls Club of Newport County, Executive Director
    Erin Donovan-Boyle
    Greater Newport Chamber of Commerce, Executive Director
    Glenn Almquist
    Woodard & Curran, Sr. Principal
    Ross Cann
    A4 Architecture, AIA LEED AP
    Sharyn Harrington
    Kirby Properties, LLC
    Jeff Karam
    First Bristol Corporation
    Steve Kirby
    Kirby Properties, LLC
    Steve is the Principle Broker and co-founder of Kirby Properties, LLC. He has been successfully selling and leasing properties for over 33 years. S...
    Edward Lopes
    Balfour Beatty Communities, Senior VP Development
    T.R. McGrath
    McGrath Clambakes & Catering
    John Callaghan
    Bellevue Wine & Spirits
    Bill Cardinal
    Cardinal Restaurant Management Group
    Kate DeCosta
    OceanCliff Hotel, Director of Sales & Marketing
    Richard Cromwell
    Maritime Solutions
    Bill DeWitt
    Chairman People's Credit Union, EVP & Chief Marketing Officer
    Matthew Vargas
    KVH Industries, Inc., Business Development/Sales Manager
    Paul Marshall
    Tightline Consulting, Principal
    Max Kraimer
    Clean Ocean Access, Strategic Partnerships Manager
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