Committees are appointed by the CCCGA Board President. The Chair of each committee is a board member.
Environmental and Government Affairs Committee
The Environmental and Government Affairs Committee is responsible for evaluating or crafting proposed regulations and legislation; offering suggested policy positions for CCCGA on environmental, regulatory and legislative topics; influencing growers, regulators, legislators and the public on key environmental issues; assisting with legislative relationships.
Frost Advisory Committee
The Frost Advisory Committee will provide oversight and input to the CCCGA board and staff on program operation, enhancements and effectiveness.
The Research Committee is responsible for determining the direction for horticultural and environmental research for Massachusetts cranberries. The committee will determine research priorities, create the annual RFP for soliciting research proposals, meet with researchers and review all proposals received. The committee will make recommendations for which proposals should be supported and at what amount and discuss with the funding organization(s).
Supplier Advisory Council
The Supplier Advisory Council will provided valuable input into programs, meetings and projects being currently operated or being contemplated by the association. This committee will also examine and recommend other ways the sustaining members/suppliers can assist with building the success and reputation of the organization through special projects, research, recruitment efforts, funding or any way that would enhance the relationship between CCCGA and the sustaining members for the benefit of the organization’s grower members.
If you are interested in joining a CCCGA committee, please contact us at 508-866-7878 or firstname.lastname@example.org.