Looking Through the Keyhole
Are You Smarter Than a Cheese Grater?
Welcome New Members
Monthly Meeting Calendar
SGMP Annual Silent Auction
2007-2009 Board Members
VOLUME XII, ISSUE 6
by James P. (Phil) Morgan, CMP CCM
Old Dominion SGMP President
ld Dominion SGMP is extremely pleased to have you back for the
2008-2009 event year! Your board has been hard at work ensuring that you
realize your return on membership investment by planning and developing a
wonderful slate of exciting educational and networking opportunities for our
members over the next several months.
2008-2009 will prove to be a pivotal year for Old Dominion as we finish our 21st year
of improving the quality and increasing the cost-effectiveness of government meetings. Did you know that this is an
election year for our board of directors? Many of our current board members will be stepping down or taking over new
responsibilities on the board in June of 2009. This leaves a great opportunity for worthy candidates to step up to the plate
and get involved with your chapter’s management and direction. Speaking from firsthand experience, serving on the board
of directors is a rewarding and fulfilling experience and well worth the time commitment. Board member job descriptions
have been recently developed and are available for your review, should you be interested.
Would you like to become more involved in your chapter, but are not quite ready to take the plunge by running
for office? Why don’t you volunteer for a committee? We currently have openin