Why choose NMA...

"The opportunities are unlimited; one only needs to participate!" - NMA founder, Charles F. Kettering

Professional Development

Leading and managing require study and practice...and NMA membership supplies both. Life-long learning and surrounding yourself with the best practitioners you can find are imperative.


Whether you are an emerging leader or manager with a passion for helping others grow, NMA drives the sharing of best practices and lessons learned to create a unique community of learners.


An accomplished leader's journey reflects interaction with the best and the brightest in his or her field. Working together and learning together are the hallmarks of NMA.

Leadership Development…YOUR WAY!

NMA provides a sustainable development approach that creates an active leadership experience based on your needs and development goals … with affordable access to relevant resources and national networking opportunities!

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2019 NMA Annual Conference

October 16-19 Portland Marriott Downtown Waterfront 1401 SW Naito Parkway Portland, Oregon  97201 Phone 503-226-7600 Room Rate:  $169 + tax, S/DTo make reservations via phone: 1-877-901-6632. Please refer to NMA Annual Conference To make online Read more…