March 2017 Print

Annual Conference 2017

Thank you again to all of the attendees, speakers, sponsors, and the planning committee for making this year's conference a success! Attendees - please take a moment to complete this brief survey about your experience. Your feedback is always helpful in planning next year's conference! 

Click here to access the speakers' presentations and/or handouts. Photos from the conference can be viewed on the SMPS Virginia website or Facebook page.

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SMPS Committees

Love SMPS? Come be a part of what makes SMPS Virginia the fabulous organization that it is! Gain valuable leadership experience while forging long-term relationships with potential and current clients, colleagues, and peers! We are currently seeking volunteers for the 2017-2018 term year for the following committees:

  • Education: Interact with potential clients and increase exposure for your firm by coordinating client panels and coordinator’s club educational events.
  • Conference: Coordinate SMPS VA’s signature annual event which draws attendees and speakers nationwide.
  • Communications: Provide relevant and timely information to SMPS members as well as other interested parties via newsletters, website updates, graphic design, social media.
  • Sponsorship: Generate the revenue which enables SMPS to continue to provide high-quality programming and resources for its membership.
  • Membership: Welcome new members and promote current member engagement through social events and member connections.

If you are interested in serving on any of these committees or another position not specified here, please contact the Chapter’s President-Elect, Celeste VanLandingham, at or 804-644-3880 ext. 1104. We look forward to working with you!

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Our highlighted member this month is Allison Throckmorton! Don't forget to follow us on Facebook to learn more about our members every month!

Name: Allison Throckmorton
Title: Marketing Coordinator
Firm: Commonwealth Architects

Why did you join SMPS? For the networking!

Favorite Vacation Spot? My family's river house in Urbanna, VA

All Time Favorite TV Show: Seinfeld

Read all about Allison here!

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