The Central Louisiana Regional Chamber of Commerce is a private, non-profit business organization with a membership that includes small businesses, merchants and professionals, nationally recognized corporations, educational and health institutions, community organizations, as well as individuals. The Chamber is governed by a 31-member Board of Directors representing a cross section of the membership. Board members are vitally interested in helping businesses and the community grow and prosper. The Board sets policy, establishes budgets and oversees the work of the divisions and committees. The Executive Committee is composed of the Chairman of the Board, Chairman Elect, Immediate Past Chairman, Treasurer, Secretary, and six Division Chairs. The professional staff consists of the Chamber President and four employees.