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Mission Statement

Mission Statement

All Chapters and Regions must have their own mission statement. A mission statement is a concise explanation of the organization's reason for existence. It describes the organization's purpose and its overall intention. The mission statement supports the vision and serves to communicate purpose and direction to members, customers, vendors, and other stakeholders.

Sample Mission Statements

IPMA-HR National

The mission of IPMA-HR is to enhance public-sector performance by providing human resources leadership, advocacy, professional development, and a community of human resources professionals for the sharing of resources and ideas.



To advance professional local government through leadership, management, innovation, and ethics.


Public Risk Management Association

To advance the knowledge and practice of public risk management.