Membership Renewal

Chapter Yearly Membership is only $25

September 2018 Chapter Meeting

September 20, 2018
5:30 PM - 8:00 PM

University of Dayton River Campus
1700 S. Patterson Blvd.
Dayton, OH 45409

Topic: What Does It Take for a Project Manager to Become a Successful Change Agent

Speaker: Jo McDermott - Principal, Catalyst for Change Consulting; former VP of LexisNexis

Speaker Bio:

Jo McDermott is an expert consultant to organizations on organizational effectiveness and change management for large organizational transformations. Jo has been helping global enterprises implement large strategic and technology changes for more than 15 years. Jo’s focus is on the people side of change including enterprise-wide business transformations, new technology implementations, and organizational systems and structures. Jo helps organizations through change leadership coaching to Executives, development and delivery of change plans, communication plans, stakeholder assessments and management plan implementations, team development, curriculum and training development and delivery, as well as change capability development.

Jo provides these services to Fortune 500 clients through Catalyst for Change Consulting which she founded in 2000. Before founding CFCC, Jo “grew up” at LexisNexis where she entered the corporate world after graduating from Georgetown Law Center. Jo worked in many functional areas and ultimately became Vice President, Organizational Effectiveness. Jo also was the Chairman of the Graduate Management Program at Antioch University Midwest where she taught Leadership, Organizational Behavior, Ethics, and Globalization and Organization Culture. Jo also coaches Executives on leadership and Project Managers on Change Management.


Date: September 20, 2018 5:30 - 8:00

Doors Open/Networking:  5:30 PM
Dinner:  Starting at 6:00 PM

Dinner: The menu is a Dinner Buffet featuring salad, two hot entrees, potatoes, fresh vegetables, bread and dessert. Beverage is your choice of iced tea or coffee.


University of Dayton River Campus
1700 S. Patterson Blvd.
Dayton, Ohio 45409

Professional Development Units:   All attendees will earn one Professional Development Unit (PDU) (in the area of Strategy) for use towards the Project Management Professional (PMP) recertification.



Members: $25
Non-Members and Walk-ins: $30


Sponsorship Opportunities

The Dayton / Miami  Valley chapter of PMI is accepting sponsorships for 2018 meetings!  This is a great opportunity for local organizations to increase their visibility in the PMI community and network with PMI members.  A list of sponsorship packages is available on our sponsorship page. If your organization would be interested in sponsoring an upcoming meeting, please send an email to, and we will provide more details.  As always, thank you for your support!


$25.00 September 2018 Chapter Meeting - Member Ticket
$30.00 after 12:00 am September 20

$30.00 September 2018 Chapter Meeting - Guest Ticket