Membership

Joining WCMA


Find information on how to join WCMA including types of memberships and their related fees.
Joining WCMA

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Benefits of Membership

Adherence to the ICMA Code of Ethics


The Code of Ethics and Guidelines provides members a framework for professional conduct

Professional Development Seminars/Webinars


Professional development is offered throughout the year and provides in-depth training and educational opportunities.

Networking


There are numerous networking opportunities that enables members to speak with other managers and col-leagues who are facing similar issues and challenges.

Professional Conferences


Conferences provide sessions that feature current best practices and innovations in local government management. They serve as training sessions to develop managerial skills. Conferences also offer ICMA Credentialed Manager Credit.

•Winter Conference

•Summer Conference

 

Member-in-Transition Program


The MIT program provides career assistance and support and is open only to WCMA members.

Cal-ICMA Coaching Program


This program provides WCMA members with access to webinars and one-on-one coaching which aims to prepare talented early and mid-career professionals for senior management roles.

Government Gurus: WCMA Mentor Program


The mentor program was developed to bring together experienced professional administrators with students, interns, assistants, newly appointed administrators, and administrators who are new to the state

Senior Advisor Program


Senior Advisors bring the counsel, experience, and support of respected, retired managers of the profession to individual members.

Scholarship Internship Grant Program


The Scholarship Internship Grant Program provides up to $2,000 in matching funds to assist municipalities in creating a local government administration internship.

Wisconsin/Local Job Postings


Free job postings available to member communities.

Regular regional meetings


Regional meetings provide opportunities for managers and administrators to discuss mutual management concerns and provide professional development opportunities.

WCMA Newsletter


A newsletter is published four times a year to keep members abreast of current issues.
 

Salary Survey


An annual salary and benefits survey of all WCMA members is conducted for member use

WCMA Peer Assistance Resource Center (PARC)


This resource is available to all members of WCMA so that the combined knowledge, talent, and experiences of the entire membership can become a valuable reference tool. If you have a challenge that you are facing, it may already have been encountered by another member.Browse the list of articles to see if anything resembles your situation. If not, you can submit your inquiry for the membership to read and provide their comments.