The West Metro Chamber’s Local Government Affairs Committee

Government Affairs Committee (GAC) exists to assist the Chamber in working with local government to assure public policy provides and enhances a positive business environment. To find out more about GAC, click here.

Jefferson County Business Lobby

Jefferson County Business Lobby (JCBL) represents 21,000 businesses and 305,000 jobs through four business organizations: Arvada Chamber of Commerce, Greater Golden Chamber of Commerce, Jefferson County Economic Development Corporation, and the West Metro Chamber.

The JCBL is focused on state policies and legislation in the following areas:

  • Infrastructure investments
  • Job creation
  • Energy
  • Regulatory reform
  • Workforce development

To find out more about JCBL, click here.


Leadership Jefferson County

This popular program is designed to identify emerging leaders within the Jefferson County area and help them develop their leadership potential. Leadership Jefferson County (LJC) provides its class members with a broader view of civic leadership through direct contact with the people and institutions that shape Jefferson County. Candidates for the program must be concerned about issues affecting the greater Denver area and be committed to personal involvement in shaping the future. To find out more click here.

Member Stories

Jason Newell, Farmers Insurance

“When I transitioned careers into Insurance, I needed to expand my network fast.  The West Metro Chamber has allowed me to quickly grow my network through their events.  I’ve been able to establish great referral partnerships within the chamber while simultaneously be introduced to new individuals at every event I attend.  I center my prospecting efforts around the activities the chamber puts on each month.  Joining the West Metro Chamber has accelerated my business growth.”

Jason Newell, Farmers Insurance