Dear OCMA Member,

Thank you for your continued support of OCMA.  In an effort to provide you with the best possible service and representation, we are asking for your input on a variety of subjects in this membership survey.

The results of this survey will help guide the OCMA Board of Directors and Committee Chairs to plan for the future needs of YOUR organization.  Your needs as a professional and the needs of your organization are vitally important to the association.  Please give us your candid feedback so that we can plan accordingly.

Thank you in advance for taking the time to complete this survey. It should take about 15 minutes of your time.  Your replies will be anonymous unless you wish to be contacted by a member of the OCMA Board.

* 1. My community size is

* 2. My region is:

* 3. How long have you worked in the city/county management profession?

* 4. How long have you been a member of OCMA?

* 5. Of what other professional associations are you a member?

* 6. Please identify your title.

* 7. What is the approximate annual operating budget for your organization?

* 8. What is your primary reason for being a member of OCMA?

* 9. Are OCMA dues of $200 annually (with assessment), $165 for first time members, free for students associated with a student chapter and $50 for all other students reasonable?

* 10. Who pays your OCMA dues?

* 11. Please rate the level of importance for the following membership services.

  Very Important Somewhat Important Not Important No Opinion
Annual OCMA Conference
Other Statewide Professional Development Workshops
Resources on OCMA Website
OCMA Member Directory
OCMA Newsletter
Annual OCMA Awards
Staff Assistance
Job Postings
Advocacy

* 12. Please rate the level of satisfaction for the following membership services.

  Very Satisfied Somewhat Satisfied Not Satisfied No Opinion
Annual OCMA Conference
Other Statewide Professional Development Workshops
Resources on OCMA Website
OCMA Member Directory
OCMA Newsletter
Annual OCMA Awards
Staff Assistance
Job Postings
Advocacy

* 13. What other membership benefits would you like to receive from OCMA?

* 14. Do you feel that the name and brand of OCMA:

  Yes No
Is reflective of our membership?
Is inclusive?
Is appealing?
Is appropriate because it is similar to ICMA?

* 15. How often do you use the OCMA website - http://ocmaohio.org

* 16. If you have used the OCMA website, why did you use it?

* 17. What would drive you to use the website more? Please rank the following from 1 to 7, with "1" being the most important.

* 18. Suggestions:

* 19. Have you ever updated your information on the OCMA Website?

* 20. The website is a portal for job updates, networking, and information about local government managers. Do you think the website does a good job of getting that information out?

* 21. Are there other Associations whose website you recommend as good models for OCMA?

* 22. Do you attend the annual OCMA Conference?

* 23. What is the primary reason you attend the annual OCMA Conference?

* 24. What is the biggest factor for NOT attending the OCMA Annual Conference?

* 25. Which type of keynote speaker appeals to you most?

* 26. How do you prefer to receive information from OCMA?

* 27. OCMA has a Next Gen Committee focused on attracting talent to local government administration.  What member services or initiatives should be the priority of this committee?

* 28. If you have other thoughts about what would enhance your OCMA membership experience, please feel free to share them.

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