Archive for May, 2010

You can still join the Oregon Chapter for 2010

In another year of tight fiscal budgets and the continued need for good stewardship of training budgets, we encourage you to consider a prudent investment – joining your local Oregon IPMA-HR chapter!

Oregon IPMA-HR serves its members with up-to-date training opportunities that address the hottest topics facing Human Resource professionals.

Our theme for this year has been Tools for Tough Times. We have had some excellent programs, with one more remaining this year.

Benefits to being a local Oregon IPMA-HR Chapter member are:

Discounts on IPMA-HR Events – Enjoy $5 discounts on bi-monthly lunch seminars, and additional discounts on other events such as conferences and the “Developing Competencies for HR Success” training.

Tuition and Profession Development Scholarships – Becoming a member of Oregon IPMA-HR provides you with an opportunity to apply for an Oregon IPMA-HR Scholarship towards college coursework or conference registration costs.

Unmatched Networking with Other Public Sector HR Professionals. Attending these informational programs not only gives you the tools to address these issues immediately in your entity, but also gives you the opportunity to get to know your colleagues who are some of your best resources to obtain support to enhance your career and continue your professional development.

Professional Resources IPMA-HR Oregon offers an informative website,, the opportunity to give and receive professional expertise on issue facing public sector human resource professionals each day, and access to the chapter’s membership directory for possible mentoring opportunities.

Additional benefits:

As a chapter affiliated member of national IPMA-HR, you also receive these benefits:

  • Weekly HR Bulletin delivered via email
  • Member rate for all IPMA-HR professional development activities, IPMA-HR Western Region Conference and National Conferences, HR Competency Training Program, and monthly training webinar

We look forward to you joining our local chapter and sharing in our continued success and commitment to the Oregon Human Resource profession in the public sector!


Your IPMA-HR Oregon Chapter Board

Membership Application Form for 2010 [PDF]


IPMA Oregon Chapter
Serving Oregon and Southwest Washington
Solutions for Public HR Excellence