KCMPI 2016 Annual Meeting & Awards Banquet and Online Auction
Enjoy an evening with KCMPI as we celebrate the achievements of our members at the 2016 Annual Meeting & Awards Banquet. The event will begin at 6:00PM with registration and a networking reception, followed by dinner, the KCMPI Auction, instillation of the soon-to-be board members, and the recognition of award winning leaders. Only $45 for members and spouses, and $55 for non-members and guests. Register here today!
The KCMPI Silent Auction is now open and accepting bids! Donations raised from the KCMPI Auction allows the chapter to host education programs and offer scholarships to our members. You can support KCMPI by donating items, bidding on items and attending the banquet. Want to check out our auction? Click here to view!
MPI’s New Membership Model is Now Live!
You can visit the new membership landing page here. MPI welcomes and appreciates your feedback as they refine this new direction. They have had numerous new members go through the new process successfully at each membership level. Check it out today!
Monthly Renewal Drawing for May 2016
MPI Members: Renew your MPI membership in May and you will be entered into a drawing for one of two great prizes! The winner will pick one! Renew today!
- 2 complimentary tickets to RENDEZVOUS at WEC 2016
- $200 gift certificate towards any MPI Academy training
Who is eligible: Current members of MPI who are up for renewal in any given month.
KCMPI Board Member Spotlight – May
This month we are shining the spotlight on Shari Hockenbery, CMP – VP Education. Shari is currently Program Specialist for Francis Family Foundation. She has been a member of MPI for over 10 years.
Favorite Travel Spots? Palm Springs, CA
Hobbies/Extracurricular Activities? Tennis and running.
Favorite Parts of KC? KC Royals, KU basketball and the downtown skyline.
Favorite Food? Jack’s Stack barbeque and sides.
Something unique about you? Won a Big 8 championship in tennis at the University of Kansas.
Tell us about your family? I have two adult sons. One is a Financial Analyst living in Kansas City. The youngest is working in Australia.
Something on your bucket list? I want to see all four majors in professional tennis. Been to Wimbledon, the U.S. Open, the French Open with the Australian Open left to see.
Stay tuned for next month’s Board Member spotlight coming in June!
WEC16 – June 11 -14, 2016 Atlantic City, NJ
WEC features programming and people that will allow you to explore, experience, and experiment with unconventional learning formats and cutting-edge education. We want to inspire new ways of thinking about and conducting your meetings. There are more than 80 concurrent education sessions, including certificate courses from which you can earn clock hours to certify or re-certify for your CMP. All concurrent sessions will have topical alignment with the CMP International standards. To learn more, visit: http://www.mpiweb.org/Events/WEC-2016/Program/Program
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