Join a MPI MI Chapter Committee Today!

Contribute your talents, experience, knowledge and creativity to your chapter by serving on one of MPI MI Chapter's Committees. Only when working together as a team can we do great things, and you are what makes MPI MI Chapter great! Check out all the different committees below and see which one is the right fit for you!

Communications Committee

Do you like to write? Interview industry leaders and peers? Design and produce magazine, web, or social media content? We connect and update our members with creative and useful content through our chapter website and social media.

Education Committee

We create and implement top-notch educational programs for our members. Through strong partnerships and our leveraged Michigan presence, we provide our members across all industries with career and personal development experiences.  This committee encompasses opportunities within the Signature Series Events, Mid-Winter Symposium, MI Event Industry Day, the new MPI Regional Education Summit, EEMP (Essential Elements of Meeting Planning) and the CMP (Certified Meeting Professional) designations. 

Finance Committee

Looking to broaden your reach and gain a deeper understanding of our industry? We work to create and discover opportunities that support the chapter's mission and goals.  If you are a interested in working hard today to ensure our success tomorrow, then this committee is for you!  Join the Strategic Alliance & Advertising Committee or in planning our annual fundraising Silent Auction Event.

Leadership Development Committee

You've become a member of MPI MI, now what? Our committee helps to identify the strengths and interests of our members and connect them with Member Engagement and Board of Director opportunities. Help your peers take their membership to the next level by helping them to be engaged. As the year comes to a close, help to recognize our outstanding members and leaders by participating on the Awards & Scholarship Committee or planning and managing the area’s premiere recognition event, Celebration!

Membership Committee

MPI MI Chapter is the effective and growing organization in our industry because of its outstanding members.  Welcome new members, assist with networking and communicate membership ROI to current members.  Help as part of the Membership Growth, Membership Retention or New Member Engagement Committees.

For more information and placement on a committee, please contact info@mpimichapter.org 

2018-2019 Engaged Member Committees                                          

There are volunteer opportunities to fit everyone’s schedule.   Whether it’s a year-long committee or planning one special event, you can assist with making this another successful year for the Michigan Chapter. Volunteering on MPI MI Chapter committees is a great way to build your resume, develop stronger and more lasting relationships with other members, and broaden your industry experience and knowledge. VOLUNTEER TODAY!

Newsletter – Plans, collects and writes content for MPI MI Chapter's monthly electronic publication.


Marketing – Markets MPI MI Chapter to the general public through media and advocacy, chapter photography and press releases.


Website – Coordinates and regularly monitors Website content and maintains calendar postings on other industry websites.


Social Network – Manages postings and content of MPI MI Chapter's social networking sites, encouraging participation and activity on these sites.


Educational Programming – Plans, secures and manages speakers and educational content for all Chapter educational offerings.


Signature Series Education Programs – Plans content, secures speakers and assists with the promotion and execution of the Chapter Meetings and Education Programs (3 per year)


Mid-Winter Symposium – Plans all content and activities for Mid-Winter Symposium. Secures sponsorships and assists with the promotion and execution of the event.


Michigan Event Industry Day – Plans all content and activities for Michigan Event Industry Day. Secures partnering organizations, sponsorships and assists with the promotion and execution of the event.


Regional Conference – represent the Michigan Chapter and along with the MPI Chapters of Wisconsin and Indiana, participate in planning the content and activities for the Fall 2017 Great Lakes MPI Education Summit.

Strategic Alliance & Advertising – Secure MPI MI Chapter's strategic partners to meet budgeted goal; as well as maintain regular contact with the partners to manage use of benefits and ensure partner satisfaction. Secure advertising to meet budgeted revenue goals.


Silent Auction – Coordinate and plan the Chapter’s Annual Silent Auction Fundraiser.


Member Retention – Responsible for maintaining regular contact with the membership to ensure member satisfaction and to meet or exceed the membership retention goal set by the budget and strategic plan. Committee is also responsible for managing the Ambassador Program for the Chapter.


Member Growth – Responsible membership recruitment efforts to meet or exceed the membership goal set by the budget and strategic plan.


Celebration! – Plans content and activities for MPI MI Chapter's annual Celebration! event.   Secures sponsorships and assists with the promotion and execution of the event.


Student Leadership Development – Provides opportunity to engage our student members through organized mentoring and volunteer opportunities for the Chapter.


Awards – Maintains the Chapter’s awards and recognition program to meet the current needs of the Chapter.


Scholarships – Maintains the scholarship program.


Ambassadors – Recruits members to serve as Chapter ambassadors and coordinates the efforts of these volunteers to ensure member satisfaction.


For further information email info@mpimichapter.org .