Saundra Price of Tri‐County Regional Chamber of Commerce Completes First Year at Institute for Organization Management
WASHINGTON, D.C.— Institute for Organization Management, the professional development program of the U.S.
Chamber of Commerce, is pleased to announce that Sandy Price, Executive Director, of the Tri‐County Regional Chamber
of Commerce, has recently completed her FIRST year at Institute for Organization Management, a four‐year nonprofit
leadership training program at University of Georgia in Athens.
“Institute graduates are recognized across the country as leaders in their industries and organizations,” said Raymond P.
Towle, IOM, CAE, the U.S. Chamber’s vice president of Institute for Organization Management. “These individuals have
the knowledge, skills, and dedication necessary to achieve professional and organizational success in the dynamic
association and chamber industries.”
Since its commencement in 1921, the Institute program has been educating tens of thousands of association, chamber,
and other nonprofit leaders on how to build stronger organizations, better serve their members and become strong
business advocates. Institute’s curriculum consists of four weeklong sessions at four different university locations
throughout the country. Through a combination of required courses and electives in areas such as leadership, advocacy,
marketing, finance, and membership, Institute participants are able to enhance their own organizational management
skills and add new fuel to their organizations, making them run more efficiently and effectively.
Institute for Organization Management is the professional development program of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce. It is
the premier nonprofit professional development program for association and chamber professionals, fostering
individual growth through interactive learning and networking opportunities.
The U.S. Chamber of Commerce is the world’s largest business organization representing companies of all sizes across every
sector of the economy. Our members range from the small businesses and local chambers of commerce that line the Main
Streets of America to leading industry associations and large corporations.