2022-23 SMPS Call for Volunteers

Make a difference. Be engaged. Have a voice.

We are seeking SMPS members who are ready to lend their experience and insight at the headquarters level. This is a great opportunity to serve your Society and to make a difference within the profession.

Volunteer Opportunities

2022-23 Certification Committee

Committee members serve in an advisory capacity to build awareness of the certification program and to help communicate the value of the CPSM designation. Additional responsibilities can include guided work with HQ staff and Professional Testing Corporation on item reviews and revisions.

Other Qualifications:

  • Must be a CPSM

Commitment:

  • Term: September 2022 through August 2023
  • Generally, one monthly virtual meeting
  • Item tasks to be determined throughout the year. Time commitment TBD.

Deadline to submit: August 26, 2022

2023 Chapter Leadership Symposium (CLS) Committee: Incoming Co-Chairs

CLS, a premier SMPS program, focuses on developing the leadership skills of chapter leaders and ensuring an awareness of the services and programs available to all SMPS chapters by SMPS HQ.

CLS Co-Chairs and Incoming Co-Chairs work together with HQ staff to curate and provide content and training to chapter presidents-elect that will help to enhance the chapter experience for all members.

Other Qualifications: 

  • Must be a CPSM or FSMPS 
  • Possesses proven leadership and presentation skills

Commitment: 

  • Term: September 2022 through July 2023 with the opportunity to continue on as CLS Co-Chair for CLS 2024
  • Attends bi-monthly virtual meetings
  • Participates in 1-2 virtual programs for CLS attendees proceeding CLS
  • Attends and participates in-person at CLS 2023 to be held in April in Washington, DC

Deadline to submit: August 26, 2022

Professional Development Advisory Council

The advisory council will help guide the SMPS learning and professional development agenda. The Education Group will assist by recommending content for SMPS programs and publications and other resources to meet the need and interests of marketers and business developers. 

Other Qualifications: 

  • Previous experience leading chapter, regional or national programming. For example, previously served as Chapter Program Chair or Conference Chair. 

Commitment: 

  • Term: September 2022 through August 2023
  • Meetings will be held quarterly, via video conferencing. 

Deadline to submit: August 26, 2022

SERVICE

  • In order to ensure a fair opportunity for all to serve, members may only serve on a particular volunteer group for no more than two consecutive years
  • Participants may not serve on more than one committee at a time

For further information, contact Tina Myers at tina@smps.org.


  • Please select as many opportunities as you wish to be considered for from the list.
  • Future and additional opportunities will be posted and become available throughout the coming year as needs arise.
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