Membership Committee

Membership Committee
The primary role of the Membership Committee is to recruit and retain GBTA-Austin members. 
 
·   Develop and implement an action plan for increasing and retaining membership, with a primary emphasis on increasing Direct (Buyer) membership
·   Develop new member welcome plan and materials
·   Introduce and recognize new members at each monthly meeting
·   Committee members serve as “Ambassadors” for new members welcoming at each meeting & sitting with them at luncheons. One committee member with one board member hosts each table at monthly luncheons
·   Develop creative events, specifically for membership networking and communication, on a quarterly basis.
·   One member of the committee will participate in the annual Tri-Board meeting to bring back creative ideas.
·   Manage the annual membership renewal process
·   All committee members are committed to consistently attending monthly GBTA-Austin meetings
Membership Committee Chair
Melinda Kirkham, GTP
Enterprise Holdings, Inc.
4210 South Congress Ave
Austin , TX 78745
512-573-3338

e-mail: melinda.m.kirkham@ehi.com
Membership Committee Vice Chair
Chris Swindler, GTP
DoubleTree by Hilton Austin
6505 North IH 35
Austin , TX 78752
512-374-4853

e-mail: chris.swindler@hilton.com
Membership Committee Member
Susan Owrey, CTE, GTP
Freescale Semiconductor
6501 W William Cannon Dr
Austin , TX 78735
512-895-2567

e-mail: susan.owrey@freescale.com