PMI Central Alabama Chapter

Volunteer Opportunities

PMI Central Alabama Chapter offers many opportunities to get involved!  We have outstanding individuals involved with the chapter's operations in addition to committees which manage many special projects. If you are interested in volunteering, you may contact Volunteer for more information.


Board Positions

Board members are elected by the membership body for a two-year term, while the President's role is a three year successive committment (Future President-President-Past President). Board members participate in monthly board meetings, interact with members and PMI global leadership, and collaborate & vote on board activities and finances.

Name Position (click on link for description) Area of Focus Term Expires
Eric McKendall Board - President  Chapter President   Dec-2023
Lauren Pitts Board - VP of Administration Administration  Dec-2023
Tosha Liveoak pdf Board - VP of Communications (113 KB) Communications  Dec-2024
VACANT pdf Board - VP of Education (113 KB) Education  Dec-2024
Jon Shively Board - VP of Finance Finance  Dec-2023
Kimberly Bennett pdf Board - President Elect (114 KB) Future President  Dec-2023
DeeAnn Gunnells pdf Board - VP of Marketing (160 KB) Marketing   Dec-2024 
Kimberly Bennett Board - VP of Membership Membership   Dec-2023
Rajesh Pillai pdf Board - VP of Programs (115 KB) Programs  Dec-2024 
Michael Dale Board - VP of Special Projects Special Projects  Dec-2023
Charlie L. Boyd Board Advisor (non-voting) Chapter Elections  


Volunteer Positions

Volunteers play an integral role in the chapter. They help with specific areas of focus and work directly with a board member to deliver exceptional value to our membership. Don't want to serve on the board? These positions typically require less of a time investment than board positions.

Area of Focus / Name Position (click on link for description)
Marketing Works with VP Marketing to promote chapter to members and sponsors
Cyd Bailey Howard Director of Sponsor Support
VACANT Digital Media Specialist 
Communications Works with VP Communications to promote and engage members and potential members about Chapter news, events, articles, and more.
VACANT Director of Social Media
VACANT Director of Technology
VACANT Director of Website Content 
Education Works with VP Education to manage professional education opportunities, study groups. youth educational outreach, and coordinates with local colleges and career centers to develop and raise awareness of project management.
Steve Volz Education Advisor
VACANT pdf Youth & Social Impact Coordinator (113 KB) (formerly PMIef Liaison)
VACANT PMI Instructor
Board Advisor
Works with the Board Advisor to manage elections.
VACANT Nominations Committee
VACANT Nominations Committee
VACANT Nominations Committee
Future President Works with the Future President to coordinate volunteer programs and opportunities.
Mindy Wyatt Director of Volunteers
Membership Works with the VP Membership to engage current membership and grow the chapter through various activities.
Pamela Smith Membership Advisor
Programs Works with VP Programs to run chapter meetings, social events, and other gatherings.
VACANT Chapter Event Ambassadors
VACANT Director of Social Events
Special Projects Works with VP Special Projects to plan the annual Professional Development Day (PDD) and the Project of the Year program.
VACANT document Director of Project of the year Program  
VACANT Volunteer PM Community Health Scholars Pilot Grant Program
VACANT document Volunteer - Planning Committee Project of the Year
VACANT PDD Registration
VACANT PDD Logistics
VACANT PDD Speakers 
VACANT PDD Purchasing