Military Affairs Committee

Chair:  Karl Kramer (McCarthy Toyota of Sedalia)

Extends a neighborhood concept to Whiteman Air Force Base and promotes Sedalia to newly stationed personnel through the program “Right Start. ” Military Affairs Committee distributes Sedalia information to military personnel, hosts the Whiteman Memorial Wreath Ceremony, and supports Whiteman Air Force Base activities. These may include the Air Show, Tops in Blue performance, Quarterly and Annual Awards, and Base Community Council functions. MAC meets on the 4th Wednesday of every month (except August) at Colton’s Steakhouse. The meeting starts at noon, please contact Karl Kramer for more information at


Chair:  Julie White

Service is the goodwill arm of the Chamber. Our ambassadors host the Annual Awards Banquet, do annual member visitation, have monthly meetings, recruit new ambassadors, and encourage growth in the Chamber activities. They are instrumental in our ribbon­ cutting ceremonies to help introduce new businesses. They also assist with the monthly Chamber breakfast, Business-After-Hours, and various fundraisers.

Chamber Golf

Chair: Corey Stackhouse

In 2021 it will be our 28th Sedalia Area Chamber of Commerce Annual Golf Tournament. Our committee works hard to plan this great event. It gives our Chamber members a chance to showcase their businesses with Chamber Golf Sponsorships.

Piccadilly Gala

Chair:  Lauren Thiel

9th Annual Sedalia Chamber Piccadilly Gala. This is a fun and fabulous lady’s night out and auction benefit for Sedalia Area Chamber of Commerce. It features dinner, a silent auction, the one-of-a-kind Piccadilly Auction, and much more.

Sedalia Chamber Biz, Sips, & Bites

Chair:  Susan Mergen (Center for Human Services) Co-Chair:  Will Weibert (Sedalia Democrat)

Sedalia Chamber Biz, Sips & Bites is an easy, affordable way to give your company
maximum exposure in front of hundreds of people, as well as learn what goods and services are available for your business.

Sedalia Chamber Christmas Parade

Chair:  Debra Andresen (Sedalia Area Chamber of Commerce)

For over 50 years, the Christmas Parade is held in Downtown Sedalia has drawn hundreds of people to the community to kick off the holiday shopping season. This year the Sedalia Chamber Christmas parade is going to be held on Saturday, Dec. 5th at 6:00 p.m.