ALBANY, GA (WALB) - Donna Gray, director of sales of the Albany Area Chamber of Commerce, has graduated from the Institute for Organization Management, which is the professional development program of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation
"Institute graduates are recognized across the country as leaders in their industries and organizations," said Raymond P. Towle, IOM, CAE, the U.S. Chamber Foundation'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."
The IOM graduate recognition signifies the individual's completion of 96 hours of course instruction in nonprofit management and is awarded to all graduates of the Institute program.
"We are so proud of Donna's dedication to professional development and of her graduation from the Institute of Organization Management, a commitment to excellence that is recognized across the country," said Barbara Rivera Holmes, interim president and CEO of the Albany Area Chamber of Commerce.
For almost a hundred years, 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.
Nearly 1,000 individuals attend Institute annually.