Northern California Chapter -
International Public Management Association - Human Resources

Welcome to NCCIPMA-HR's new website!

NCCIPMA-HR is the Northern California Chapter of the International Public Management Association-Human Resources, a non-profit professional organization for public sector human resources professionals.

The purposes and objectives of IPMA-HR are:

                • to promote excellence through the ongoing development of professional and ethical standards and career development;

                • to enhance the image of human resource professionals by recognizing their contributions to the public service;
  • to foster fairness and equity by promoting application of merit principles and equal opportunity for all;
  • to encourage research and development in human resource management; and
  • to promote communication and sharing of information among human resources professionals.


NCCIPMA-HR serves the counties of San Francisco, Contra Costa, Alameda, Santa Clara, Santa Cruz, San Mateo, and Monterey. NCCIPMA-HR focuses on the professional development of public sector human resources practitioners at all levels, for specialists in every HR function and for the HR generalist. Services are provided through local workshops and seminars; the Chapter web site at; and NCCIPMA-HR Professional Development Workshops (PDW), a series of technical programs designed for the new HR professional.

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Upcoming events

05/18/2016 8:30 AM (PDT) • Alameda County Water District, 43885 So. Grimmer Blvd. Fremont CA 94538


NCCIPMA-HR is an affiliate of the International Public Management Association for Human Resources (IPMA-HR), a nonprofit and educational organization, committed to the advancement of the public sector by providing HR professionals with key educational and training opportunities, valuable resources and assessments products, and effective advocacy at every level of government. IPMA-HR represents more than 9,000 individuals and 1,100 agencies at the local, state and federal levels of government worldwide. IPMA-HR is comprised of four U.S. regions and more than 42 affiliate chapters that operate independently and provide members with professional resources and events and career advancement opportunities. Chapter members receive IPMA-HR affiliate benefits such as the weekly HR Bulletin and the IPMA-HR member rate for all professional development activities.

Address: NCCIPMA-HR, P.O. Box 2157 San Ramon, CA 94583


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