PMI Washington, DC Chapter

Welcome to the PMI Washington, DC Chapter

We are a group of high impact community leaders, here to empower professionally diverse members to evolve in their project management careers through professional development and networking opportunities, and we can’t do it without you. Our members make a difference!

Now a message from our PMIWDC Board Chair/CEO, Dannette (Danni) Richards:

Dannette Richards Headshot

A big welcome to our new members, congratulations to our newly PMI certified project management professionals, and a huge thank you to our volunteers!

My goal for 2022 is to get people involved with our Chapter -- participating in our local events and expanding the knowledge of the project management discipline, ensuring that PMIWDC is where you come to find the best in breed of project management.

Here’s some of our 1st quarter accomplishments:

  • Conducted our 2021/2022 annual membership meeting (hybrid)
    • 136 attended, 76 in-person (including 1 Partner) and 60 virtually
    • Received great/positive feedback from attendees and partners
  • Mailed 234 welcome postcards to new members
  • Conducted 4 Member orientations with a total of 145 attendees
  • Provided 16 opportunities for career/leadership skills development
    • Book clubs, local communities (including Agile), Dinner meetings
    • Total of 993 attending these events; average of 62 attendees per event
  • Had our best attendance w/181, with an Agile Wednesday Webinar on Feb. 9
  • Conducted 3 Military Liaison meetings with a total of 167 attendees
  • Committed to a new Scholarship Program for members to award $10,000 a year in increments of ~$2,500 to youths and/or returning students obtaining an education in the Project Management Profession
  • Negotiated member discounts for PMI certification training with PMI ATPs
  • Opened a Call for Speakers for our 2022 Project Management Symposium

Chapter News

As a Chapter member, you will be receiving an email from PMIWDC subject, 2022 Bylaws Review, to review and comment on PMIWDC’s proposed revisions to our Bylaws.

What will change: The proposed modifications will better alignment to PMI 4.0 Strategy and provide greater transparency. All revisions are highlighted in yellow.

The proposed modifications to the bylaws will be posted until January 28th, after which time, we will invite members to vote on them for adoption and approval.

Should you have questions or concerns about these documents, please email [email protected]

Thank you for your support.

Lisa Iannuzzi
Chapter Trustee

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Thank You to Our Partners


University of Maryland - Proj Mgmt Center for Excellence


GW Business - MS in Proj Mgmt Logo


Check Point- software tech LTD logo clarity-digital project management


Project Management Experts M Powered Strategies


Georgetown University - School of Cont Studies - Proj Mgmt Academy Leadership Excellence Course




PMIWDC Monthly Book Club | Succeeding as a Management Consultant by Kristina Safarova

14 June 2022 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM (EST-05:00)

Virtual Event


PMIWDC | The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People - 2 Day Virtual Workshop

14 - 15 July 2022 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM (EST-05:00)

Virtual Event


2022 DMV Project Management Symposium

20 September 2022 9:00 AM - 9:00 PM (EST-05:00)