CIPMA-HR members are key executives, managers, supervisors, and related professionals responsible for a variety of human resources functions for federal, state, and local governments in the Tri-County area: San Luis Obispo, Santa Barbara and Ventura Counties.

Time To Renew

Renew your CIPMA-HR membership. The mission of CIPMA-HR is to "optimize organizational and individual performance in the public service by providing human resource leadership, professional development, information, and services.

Annual dues are $5O if you are a current IPMA-HR National Member or $85 for non-IPMA-HR Members, ($5 discount given for early enrollment prior to March 31 each year. Or you may choose to pay for two years prior to March 31 and receive an additional $5 discount.)

Please complete the membership application attached here and mail it along with a check made payable to Channel Islands Public Management Association - Human Resources (CIPMA-HR);

Or, you can register and pay online

Online Membership Application

For more information about membership, contact Laura Carlson by e-mail: or bring your completed form and check to our next luncheon meeting!

Members should also join the International Public Management Association for Human Resources (IPMA-HR).

The benefits of the national membership include:

The IPMA-HR annual membership cost is $145.00 or $100 for an online membership. Another option is an agency membership which is based on the number of staff e.g. for a staff of 1-3 the membership is $315/year or $630/year for 4 to 6 staff. IPMA-HR membership application is available at:

The CIPMA-HR board members are optimistic as we progress into the next year that we will continue to provide our members with opportunities for professional development by attending informative luncheon presentations on current HR topics, networking with colleagues, and maximizing the benefits of being affiliated with IPMA-HR.

Thank you,

Dee Emami, President

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