The International Public Management Association for Human Resources (IPMA-HR) is the leading public sector human resource organization in the world.

We represent the interests of human resource professionals at all levels and strive to promote excellence in HR management.

Since 1906, IPMA-HR has been a resource for comprehensive and timely HR industry news, jobs, policies, resources, education, and professional development opportunities.

Executive Council

The organization is governed by an Executive Council consisting of 14 voting members:

  • President
  • President-Elect
  • Past President
  • Four Regional Members
  • Seven At-Large Representative

Chapters & Regions

Local-level networking is available in four U.S. Regions and over 40 Chapters.


Learn more about our chapters and getting involved on a local level. Don't see a chapter near you? Find out how to form one.