If you are already a member of the Ohio Municipal Clerks Association you know first hand the benefits of being a member. As you renew your membership for another year, I want to personnally thank you for your support and dedication to this great Association.
If you haven’t joined OMCA yet, let me give you an idea of what OMCA has to offer:
OMCA was formed in 1954 and is over 300 members strong and still growing; promotes the training and education of municipal clerks so they can bring high professional standards to their office; providing clerks the ability to better serve the elected officials and citizens of their communities; provides opportunities for education, professional development, personal growth and leadertship; has partnered with Kent State Univ. to develop curriculum that concentrates on public administration; offers opportunities to come together to futher enhance the understanding, competence and professional practices of municipal clerks; will offer four one-day educational sessions around the State Athenian Dialogues and an Annual Conference in July, 2015; members have the opportunity to be involved and chart the future of the Association; OMCA encourages new and innovative ideas to enable members to fulfill and discharge their official duties; has committees that address issues that strengthen and improve conditions for clerks; achieves its goals thought its members that volunteer to serve on our committees; offers scholarships for clerks who are unable to obtain funds for education sessions; a mentoring program for new clerks; the website contains a “Members Only” section that includes a clerks manual, legislation library and an emailing tool that can instantly connect you with every member; a quarterly newsletter that keeps members abreast of professional news and activites of the Assoc.
When you join OMCA the benefits begin immediately, through the contacts that you will establish and cultivate with other members, people who perform the same job that you do. You’ll build friendships that last a lifetime. Complete the membership form today and start reaping all the benefits of the OMCA.