Community Development

Economic development is community development. When business grows, the community thrives. Community development is done through strategic partnership and innovative leadership. The Broken Arrow Chamber works as the convener of strategic partners to create the plan for continued growth of Broken Arrow as well as ensures we have the leadership we need tomorrow to ensure continued success of our community.

Improving the quality of community life in Broken Arrow is our what we strive for and we do this through:

    • Economic Development
    • Leadership Broken Arrow
    • Community leadership Retreat
    • Promotion of the Community
    • Promotion of the Broken Arrow community to future residents and businesses


Leadership Broken Arrow

Leadership Broken Arrow provides participants the opportunity to have a unique perspective and understand the Broken Arrow Community, including the past, present and future. LBA also helps participants gain knowledge of their individual leadership skills and talents and how they can help meet the demands of our growing community. Graduates of LBA are in a position to influence the future of Broken Arrow through their community involvement. The program run August through May and happen one day each month. For more information on LBA, click here.


Talent and Attraction Visits

Manufacturing Visit

Manufacturing Visit

  • Community Leadership Retreat
    • The Chamber’s Community Leadership Event happens in the fall and is an invitation-only event.
    • Attendees include: 
      • Local, state and federal elected officials
      • Business owners
      • Community leaders
      • Key stakeholders
    • Community Leadership Event is alternated between a best practices trip and a leadership retreat
    • It’s a great opportunity for leadership to come together and plan for future growth of the Broken Arrow community