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President's Message | February 2023

Hello, ACMP Ohio Members!

Because of you, your Ohio Chapter is continuing to grow and mature. In 2023, we will continue to work with you to Educate, Support and Connect members in Ohio and adjacent states, reinforcing ACMP Global events and resources and bringing our chapter together locally.

If you didn’t already know, Ohio is rich with change management talent and with firms that support our efforts. We are always looking for new ideas to add value for our members, so please be sure to share your thoughts! Simply email us at

Below are several things we are working through for you in 2023. 


In addition to our monthly educational programming sessions and CCMP Quick Connects, we are working with our generous sponsors to bring us the latest in change management acumen and proven and evolving best practices

And, now that things have opened a bit, we are also looking into helping students learn more about our craft across the state.


You can look forward to a new look and feel with our web resources this year as our communication team is working diligently to provide an intuitive one-stop experience for members and others in our communities and networks. 

This year we are also testing a model to work directly with organizations to support their change management professionals internally. 

And we're looking to leverage the growing number of experts in our state that are more than happy to guide and mentor others on their change management career journeys.


We are receiving feedback that many people are ready to connect in-person, while others may not yet be ready. Of course, we want to connect with everyone and will continue to engage with people however we can. We will be exploring how best to host hybrid events, connecting in local communities and providing live online access. 

Lastly, we have always been known as a friendly, social organization, so we will be looking for opportunities to get more involved within our communities, with our supporting organizations and with our terrific sponsors.

There is much to do. You have a top-notch board of directors and a group of volunteers who are here to move the needle for our change community. We appreciate your continued involvement, your awesome ideas and the passion that you have to help many through change.

We are honored to serve you!

James Gerhard
ACMP Ohio Chapter President


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