The National Certified Public Manager® Consortium's Executive Council plus other interested members met in Oklahoma City on April 27-28, 2016.
23 Board members representing 19 CPM programs attended the 2016 Mid-Year Meeting. Ten of the eleven Executive Council members were in attendance.
New board members in attendance included Ann Swaim from Arkansas, Walt McBride and Stacy Jones from Georgia, Jeffrey Schmedeke from Missouri, and Becky Kennard from Nevada. Becky Bryant from AACPM also attended.
Key actions included recommending that the Board approve the 2016-2017 Budget; send out the RFP for a new administrative services contract; finalize the new website; recommend board approval of Georgia's application for Active Status.
There were also fruitful discussions with AACPM regarding ways to improve collaboration between the two organizations.
The final morning consisted of a brainstorming session about future initiatives for the consortium.
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