Peacehaven & District Chamber of Commerce

The Chamber Committee

Committee Meetings

The committee meets on the third Thursday of each month (excluding December). If you are a current Chamber member and there’s an issue you would like to bring to the attention of the committee or a suggestion to make, please write to the committee. Your letter must reach the Secretary no later than the third Monday of the month.

Please mark your envelope “Committee” and address it to:-

The Secretary, Peacehaven & District Chamber of Commerce, c/o Jarlands, 166 South Coast Road, Peacehaven, East Sussex, BN10 8EN.

Contacting a Committee Member

You can email any member of the Chamber committee via the chamber office, please mark your email for the attention of the relevant committee member and send it to

Peacehaven & District Chamber of Commerce Committee members

Simon Studd –  Chairman

Responsible for providing leadership and direction and helping to set strategic goals and priorities. Chairing breakfast and committee meetings and ensuring that they are conducted efficiently and in accordance with the Chamber’s Constitution. 

Mark Derrick –Vice Chairman & Treasurer

Responsible for assisting & deputising for the Chairman and administering the Chambers financial affairs.

Paula Gander – Secretary

Responsible for administration and organisation, to ensure the smooth operation of the Chamber, including managing membership records, correspondence, recording minutes of meetings and sending out notices

Jacqui Flavell – Membership Co-ordinator

Responsible for attracting, onboarding, and retaining members for the Chamber of Commerce as well as ensuring that members receive the support and resources they need. Promoting Chamber events to enhance member engagement.

Grahame Bannister of Southern PC Services

Grahame Bannister – Website Administrator

Responsible for maintaining the Peacehaven and District Chamber website as well as updating Chamber events and new content on the site. 

Davinia McGann  – Social media and marketing co-ordinator

Responsible for effective marketing and social media strategies to help the Chamber of Commerce build strong relationships with their members, increase community involvement and promote the growth of local businesses.

Matt Gray – Events Co-Ordinator

Responsible for organising social and networking events to bring local businesses together.