Serving Those Who Have Served
Military and Veterans Seeking a PMP
Welcome to Tampa Bay PMI. There are no better ways to begin your transition than reaching out to a new network and gaining certification. You have come to the right place. Tampa Bay PMI Chapter warmly welcomes military and veterans. We desire to help you succeed with your transition and have many opportunities to assist. Explore the website and come join us for our meeting and network events on the 3rd Monday of every month.
- Read PMI's new veteran's brochure: "Take Your Military Experience and Transition to a Career in Project Management"
- Listen to the Military Transition Podcast from the PMI WDC Chapter from March 2016
- Read the PMI Infographic titled "Learning to Lead" from April 2016
- The Tampa Bay Chapter of PMI (PMITB) has joined forces with MacDill Air Force Base to create a Military Liaison pilot program to assist active and former military personnel in transitioning into careers in Project Management.
- Provide networking and educational opportunities for local veterans and active duty personnel interested in transitioning into Project Management
- Assist local companies interested in supporting the successful transition of veterans
- Tap into trained leaders from the military to help PMITB increase the community of servant leaders
- Increase awareness of PMI and PMITB and contribute to community outreach
- Increase certifications of members, through training, education and mentorship
- Increase general membership in our local chapter
Chapters Desiring to Develop a Military Liason Position
It is our hope that other PMI chapters will adopt the Military Liaison role and advocate for future implementations nationwide. The Military Liaison will be an essential position for every PMI Chapter that has a military base in the local metropolitan area. It will also be very beneficial for those chapters that have substantial military veteran populations.
The benefits of this position for chapters, military personnel, veterans, and the local community, are presented in the...
PowerPoint presentations about PMITB's Military Outreach Program and supporting events:
- PMI SupraRegion Presentation
- PMI Tampa Bay – Military Connections
- PMI Tampa Bay - Lunch-n-Learn March 2016
Learn more about how to implement your chapter’s Military Liaison program at:
For additional information please contact:
LTC(R) Jay Hicks, PMP
Tampa Bay Military Liaison
Sandy Hoath Cobb, PfMP, PgMP, PMP
Tampa Bay Emeritus Board