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About Us

IPMA-HR ID is a chapter of the International Public Management Association for Human Resources, which has been the leading resource for public sector human resources professionals since 1906. Our chapter includes the entire State of Idaho. All public sector Human Resource employees are welcome to join, including City, County, State, District, Academic Institution, Federal, or students of Human Resources.

What is IPMA-HR ID?

IPMA-HR ID is Idaho’s local chapter of the International Public Management Association for Human Resources. We serve the needs of Human Resources professionals in the public sector, whether they work for a city, county, district, state, academic institution, or are students of Human Resources.

We understand the many similarities between public and private sector Human Resources, but we also understand the unique challenges of the public sector. Our focus is on providing resources and professional development so we can all successfully address the needs of our public sector organizations.

What can IPMA-HR ID do for me?

IPMA-HR ID offers:

·   Networking opportunities offering you the chance to meet and interact with other public sector HR professionals

·   Volunteer opportunities to assist with chapter activities, serve as a board member/officer, or meet other HR professionals

·  A free membership rate for current students of Human Resources Management programs

Current Board Members

Charles Wadams, President
Garden City

Tammy Middleton, Secretary 

Benjamin Cramer, Treasurer
Idaho Employment Lawyers, PLLC

Heather Buchanan, Member at Large
City of Pocatello