Press Release: January 8, 2018
Jo Mixon, IOM, President and CEO of the Angel Fire Chamber of Commerce Graduates from Institute for Organization Management
WASHINGTON, D.C – Institute for Organization Management. the professional development program of the U.S. Clamber of Commerce Foundation, is pleased to announce that Jo Mixon, IOM, President and CEO, of the Angel Fire Chamber of Commerce has graduated from the program and has earned the recognition of IOM. This is accomplished by completing the Institute for Organizational Management, an executive level program of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation. It is a 4-year program with four mandatory week-long sessions, one per year, at various Universities through-out the United States. University professors, industry experts and leading practitioners deliver the professional development curriculum. Topics focus on leadership, community and economic development, best practices, governance, and much more. It is the premier nonprofit professional development program for association and chamber professionals, fostering individual growth through interactive learning and networking opportunities.
Jo began her journey in 2014 and graduated from the program at the University of Arizona, in Tucson, Saturday. January 6th, 2018. She expressed, “The Angel Fire Chamber of Commerce believes continued professional development strengthens the performance of organizations and communities and prides itself on providing high level professional excellence. The opportunity to complete this program has advanced my understanding on how to help achieve this for my community.
“Institute graduates are recognized across the country as leaders in their industries and organization,” said Rayniond P. Towle. IOM, CAE, the U.S. Chamber Foundation’s vice president of Institute for Organization Management. “These individuals have the knowledge, skill, and dedication necessary to achieve professional and organizational success in the dynamic association and chamber industries. Since its commencement in 1921, the Institute program has been educating tens of thousands of association, chamber, and other nonprofit leaders on how to build stronger organizations, better serve their members and become strong business advocates.