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PMI-SVC Board of Directors Election Results

The 2021 PMI-SVC Board of Directors' Election process is now complete. The voting and ballot process officially closed on November 5, 2021 at 11:59 PM PST. We are very pleased to announce the new 2022-2023 term PMI-SVC Board of Directors (BOD) members (listed below). Please join in extending your congratulations as well as your support for the current and newly elected BOD as they work on our behalf to meet the chapter’s objectives, goals, and projects for the coming term. The new elected officers will transition to and commence office on January 1, 2022.   Position Newly Elected Officer President/Chief Executive Officer Jag Nagendra Vice President of Finance Eliza Yam Vice President of Programs Melissa Harris Vice President Member Relations Adam Schmidt    The position of Vice President of Member Relations did not have a candidate, so the current BOD has appointed current VP Member Relations - Adam Schmidt to the role

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Upcoming Events

Upcoming events


Technology Forum

01-25-2022 6:00 pm -8:00 pm

Event Name: Technology Forum

Date: 4th Tuesday of every month

Time: 6:00-8:00 PM

PDU Category: Based on content (# of PDUs: 1-2 PDUs depending on duration)

Description: The Technology Forum provides everyone – Chapter Members and Non-Members – with opportunities to attend presentations from industry experts on topics related to the use of Technology, Technology Trends, and Project Management Methodologies to enable success in Project Management. Industry experts with specialized knowledge and experience are invited to make these presentations in an interactive, learning environment.

Cost: Free

Where: Zoom Virtual - Register in advance for this meeting:  After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.



PMO Forum

01-26-2022 12:00 pm -1:00 pm

Speaker: Marie Spark, MBA, PMP
Topic: Branding your PM Career: Take charge of your future in changing times
Date: 1/26/2022
Time: 12:00 - 1:00 PM
PDU/PDU Category: 1 PDU Leadership Category


Agile Forum

02-01-2022 12:00 pm -1:00 pm

Where: Virtual Meeting

Register in advance for this meeting:

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.



Monthly Book Club Forum - Feb 1, 2022

02-01-2022 5:00 pm -6:00 pm
Virtual Meeting


Date: First Tuesday of the Month

Time: 5:00 pm - 6:00 PM PST





Toastmasters for PMs

02-01-2022 6:00 pm -7:00 pm

Presentation Title: Toastmasters for PMs

Presentation Date:  First & Third Tuesday of each month; Time: 6 PM to 7 PM

Presenter Biography: Presented by David Dixon

Event Description: The Project Management Institute of Sacramento Valley is pleased to welcome you to ProjectMakers!  We are Toastmasters for Project Managers.  We meet the first and third Tuesday of every month from 6pm to 7pm, online. If you are working in the field of project management and want to practice public speaking, to improve your communication competence and build leadership skills you will certainly benefit from TM for PMs! With Toastmasters, you can break barriers, not your budget. 


Member: Free

Non-member Free

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New PMPs this month

  • Wang Pan

Puneet Gill: Volunteer of the Quarter January 2022 - March 2022

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1. How long have you been volunteering for PMI-SVC?  

I have been with PMI-SVC since August 2020.

2. What roles have you filled during your volunteering with PMI-SVC?  

Volunteer Mentor Program team and later Director of Mentor program

3. What do you enjoy about being a volunteer for the Chapter?

Networking, building a community of mentors and mentees and helping others to achieve their goals

4. What do you like to do in your spare time? 

Reading and spending time with my family

Membership Statistics

Total Members 1504
New Members This Year 20
PMP® Members 1039
CAPM® Members 26
PgMP® Members 1
PMI-SP® Members 6
PMI-RMP® Members 9
PMI-ACP® Members 64
PfMP® Members 1
PMI-PBA® Members 3
Members with no Certification 439
Breakdown by type  
Individual Members 1464
Student Members 28
Other Members 12

  • Wang Pan, PMP

Chapter Guest Pass Program

WHAT - What is the Chapter Guess Pass Program?  PMI SVC has partnered with PMI Global to offer members who are not current PMI SVC Members an opportunity to try out Chapter Membership for free for 1 year.

HOW - If you do decide you would like to try out PMI SVC Membership for free for a year, contact the Vice President Member Relations at  to get a unique code that you will enter at checkout.

WHO - Eligibility to participate requires that you be a PMI Global Member, but have not been a past member of the local PMI Sacramento Valley Chapter.

WHEN - We are offering a limited number of passes and we will be offering this program till all the passes have been distributed.

We look forward to seeing you soon.


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The Project Management Institute, with members in 135 countries, is the world's foremost authority for the project management profession. PMI sets industry standards, conducts research, and provides education and certification opportunities designed to strengthen and further establish the profession. The Sacramento Chapter of PMI was established in 1989 and proudly serves Greater Sacramento and surrounding areas. We currently have 1,860+ members - over a third of whom hold PMI’s esteemed PMP certification - and represent nearly 100s of unique companies and the public sector ( state & local governments, universities)

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Find a Volunteer Opportunity

Make your mark on our PMI Chapter and the profession. As a member, you can volunteer to work on and to lead activities that advance the profession and support the chapter business operations by joining our chapter volunteer community. All volunteer openings are managed by the PMI Volunteer Relationship Management System (VRMS). This system includes the ability to search for opportunities, view details about each role and apply online.

Earn PDUs by Volunteering

Volunteering Project Management Professional PDUs can be earned as part of
Category D (Creating New Project Knowledge)
Category E: Volunteer Service (by providing volunteer, non-compensated project management, and many others).
Category F (Working as a Professional in Project Management), comprise the Giving Back To The Profession Categories.

Speakers for our Chapter's Events

PMI-SVC welcomes proposals from passionate speakers interested in sharing their experiences, knowledge and expertise on such topics as general business and strategy, leadership, project management, and technical or industry-specific specialties. Our Professional Development events provide professional development units (PDUs) of educational information necessary for those attendees maintaining certification designations. Speakers are also eligible to claim PDUs for their creation and delivery of the presentation material.