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Develop business relationships with other MAs - could help with revenue sharing; focus on education and training; lobbying governmental agencies; participation between MAs in holding workships and seminars; pursue partnerships with non-conventional groups; modify the boundaries of the MAs as an extreme option to recruit members; long term succession planning. Important to educate members on what your organization is and what it offers.
Arkansas WEA (2012) | Presentation on AWEA Membership Committee | Presentation on WEF Membership Committee
Arkansas shared their struggle with membership recruitment. WEF to work with Arkansas WEA as a pilot program to create a tool kit to help get the word out to members on the value of bleing a member of the AWEA.
AZ Water (2012) | Presentation
This committee was created to bring the construction side issues and insights that effect project success to the members of the organization; committee looks at ways to provide education to AZ Water members on different project delivery methods and construction challenges and solutions; Creates a construction track at annual conference; AZ WAter has seen an increase in membership.
Chesapeake WEA (2012) | Presentation on CWEA Stormwater Committee | Presentation on WEF Stormwater Committee
Focused onsharing the success of their Stormwater Committee.
Hawaii WEA (2013) | Presentation on Future Water Leaders | Presentation on Professional Wastewater Operators
Focused on getting members involved
Indiana WEA (2012) | Presentation on IWEA Program Committee | Presentation on WEF Program Committee
Focused on how to be successful in planning a seminar. Why should they have a seminar, what topics to cover, where to hold seminars, how many should attend, and how much will it cost to host a seminar.
Mississippi WEA (2013) | Presentation on Educational Opportuntites in the water and wastewater field
New England WEA (2013) | Presentation on New Ideas and Success Stories
WEA of Ontario (2013) | Presentation on Policies for Long Term Financial Stability | Presentation on the Ad Council