What is Oregon IPMA?

The Oregon Chapter of the International Public Management Association for Human Resources (IPMA-HR) is a non-profit organization representing the interests of public sector HR professionals.

The following are the purposes and objectives of IPMA:

How to Become a Chapter Member

To become an Oregon Chapter member please download the application form below and submit it with payment to:

IPMA Oregon Chapter
c/o Larry Phelan
P.O. Box 218
Marylhurst, OR 97036

Download the 2018-2019 membership form [PDF]

Benefits of Local Chapter Membership

Chapter members are encouraged, but not required, to be members of the national IPMA. For complete details on the national IPMA visit

Benefits of National Membership

The chapter is continually developing new programs and opportunities for members. To get the most out of your IPMA membership we encourage you to volunteer and help create the programs that will enable Oregon IPMA to meet your professional needs. Some areas that offer opportunity for involvement are as follows:

o Nominating Committee
o Membership Development
o Internship/Mentoring
o Training/Education
o Communication (newsletter/website)
o Program/Conference
o Budget/Finance

If there is a topic of interest to you, an idea you would like to share, or a question about the organization please feel free to contact any of our chapter board members.

IPMA-HR Chapter Affiliation Logo 2015


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