Diversity, Equity, Inclusion, and Accessibility
The Chicagoland Chamber of Commerce’s DEIA Steering Committee is a collaborative forum of diverse Chamber members dedicated to advancing Diversity, Equity, Inclusion, and Accessibility (DEIA) across the Chicagoland business community. This committee is instrumental in driving the integration of DEIA principles throughout our region’s businesses.
Purpose and Objectives
The DEIA Steering Committee is committed to enhancing diversity, equity, and inclusion not only within the Chamber of Commerce but also across the broader Chicagoland business landscape. Through guidance and recommendations, committee members play a crucial role in shaping policies, influencing best practices, and advancing DEIA initiatives that resonate throughout the entire business community.
- Education Subcommittee: Propel DEIA learning and development initiatives among Chamber members and businesses throughout the Chicagoland region.
- Research Subcommittee: Contribute to and share data-driven insights that inform and elevate DEIA efforts across Chicagoland businesses.
- Advocacy Subcommittee: Champion DEIA policies and practices within the broader Chicagoland business community, fostering a culture of inclusivity.