Hello Mississippi Gulf Coast! School is back in session and college football is almost (finally) here again! We are excited to announce your 2019 Board of Directors and several events, including another upcoming PMP Boot Camp! Keep reading to learn more, and check out the event listing on our website to see what’s next!
Announcing the 2019 Board of Directors
We are thrilled to announce your 2019 Board of Directors!
- President: Jennifer Williams, PMP, CSM
- Chapter Secretary: Courtney Hall, PMP
- Vice President of Finance: John Williams, PMP
- Vice President of Governance and Policy: Wendy Wagner, PMP
- Vice President of Marketing: Delia Zamarripa, PMP
- Vice President of Membership: Vicki Hackmann, PMP
- Vice President of Professional Development: Brenda Phillips, PMP
- Past President: Courage Klutse, PMP, PMI-ACP
All 2019 Board members will take their position on January 1, 2019. As part of transitioning into their position, they will begin shadowing the incumbent this fall and attend an annual planning session before the end of the year.
September Dinner Meeting: Our scheduled guest speakers for the September Chapter Meeting are George Hoff, PMP, SSMBB and Charles McLaughlin, MSPM, PMP, CRISC. Mr. Hoff will briefly discuss the importance of chapters hosting a signature event, and Mr. McLaughlin will be presenting “What is Verification and Validation, and Why is it Important?,” in which he will help us understand how to bring the most value and benefit to project processes, as well as how to establish governance structures and project oversight during the Monitor and Control process group. Please register today and join us on Wednesday September 19, 2018 at the Great Southern Club at 5:30 pm. We look forward to seeing you at there!
PMI Greater New Orleans 2018 Professional Development Conference: PMI MGC is happy to promote PMI Greater New Orleans' 2018 Professional Development Day. They will host a full day of speakers on Saturday October 13th and a half-day Agile-oriented workshop. Their dynamic line up includes local professionals who have had a large impact in the building and rebuilding of their community through project management and leadership. Read more and register on PMI GNO's chapter website.
PMP Boot Camp, Nov 6-9: We are excited to bring you another PMP Boot Camp, leveraging our partner Velociteach. This camp will be Tuesday November 6th through Friday November 9th, from 8:30-5pm daily. Once again, Virginia College’s Biloxi campus is gracious enough to offer their facility for this camp. At a price of only $1,195, you can’t afford not to attend! Register today and you’ll be prepared to sit for the PMP or CAPM exam by the holidays!
Show your chapter pride! Order your PMI MGC Logo Polo Shirt online today.
Also, don’t forget that PMI Mississippi Gulf Coast Chapter is proud to work with the International Institute for Learning, Inc. (IIL) to provide you 24-hour access to the latest content and courses IIL has to offer. All courses listed in our online catalog are available at the PMI Mississippi Gulf Coast Chapter Member preferred pricing and include live virtual and self-paced courses as well as online conferences.
The 2018 Board of Directors thanks each of you for your continued membership and support, and we are excited for the upcoming 2019 Board members. We look forward to seeing you on September 19th!