• 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
    Chairman Boys & Girls Club of Newport County, Executive Director
    Erin Donovan-Boyle
    Greater Newport Chamber of Commerce, Executive Director
    Glenn Almquist
    Woodard & Curran, Sr. VIce President
    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
    Joe Moore
    Tiverton Casino Hotel, VP & General Manager
    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
    People's Credit Union, EVP & Chief Marketing Officer
    Matthew Vargas
    KVH Industries, Inc., Business Development/Sales Manager
    Paul Marshall
    Tightline Consulting, Principal
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