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Feedback is a gift !! Help NWA PMI Get even Better!!   It's UP To You!

If you are a PMI member you should of recently received an e-mail soliciting feedback about the NWA PMI Chapter

Your insightful feedback will be used by PMI’s Chapter Development staff and volunteer team to recognize and support chapters and their local volunteer leadership in order to enhance the value you receive from the Northwest Arkansas Chapter via the programs, services and networking opportunities it offers.

The survey will take approximately 10 minutes to complete.  Your individual feedback will be kept completely confidential. The last possible oppportunity for your input is by 11:00 PM EDT on 19 February 2016.  Please check your e-mail for your personal link.

OK, Time to get going on your New Year's Resolution to get your PMP or CAPM!

The NWA PMI Chapter is pleased to offer a preparatory course for experienced project managers readying themselves to sit for the Project Management Professional (PMP) Certification Exam and Certified Associate in Project Management (CAPM) Certification Exam.

SPRING 2016 PMP/CAPM Exam Prep Course is offered on Thursday nights in the Bentonville/Rogers area. The course is taught by NWA PMI chapter volunteers, all of whom are experienced PMP certified Project Management professionals. The session is conducted on ten consecutive Thursday evenings, from 5:30 pm through 9:00 pm, beginning Thursday, March 3, 2016 and ending May 5, 2016.  NWA PMI Chapter membership is required Classes will be held at:

Schlotzsky's / Cinnabon - Rogers, AR

2709 W Walnut St

Rogers, AR 72756

For More Information Click Here

Discover the new ways to earn Professional Development Units (PDUs).


What you need to know: PMP exam changes

PMP® exam is changing in 2016

Stay current on the information you need about updates to the Project Management Professional (PMP)® exam. 

Visit our   Exam hub link to easily access:

  • Updated Exam Content Outline
  • Key dates and details
  • FAQs

Bookmark this page to keep up to date on important news and resources that will help maintain the global gold standard in project management certification!

The PMI-ACP exam is changing this year too!

What you need to know: PMI-ACP exam

Stay current on the information you need about updates to the PMI Agile Certified Practitioner (PMI-ACP)® exam.

Visit our new Exam Hub Link  to easily access information on changes.

  • Updated Exam Content Outline
  • Pilot dates and exam result details
  • FAQs
  • Reference List


The NWA PMI Chapter is proud to announce all new PMPs.  Many graduated from the NWA PMI Exam Prep Course.  Others studied on their own or through other private and commercial class offerings.  In the end, however, everybody passed!

Click here to see our newest PMPs!


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 NWA PMI Chapter Meeting

Monday, February 15, 2016

6:00pm -  7:30pm

NWACC Center for Global Business Development -

Peterson Auditorium


Dark Matter Planning – Kanban Technique

Joshua Rowel

Joshua is an Agile Coach and has been with Walmart for 12 years, before which he spent 6 years running a small computer consulting firm

Click for more info


 2016 NWA PMI Officers

  • President: Christine Bartell, PMP

  • VP Administration: Pench Batta, PMP, PMI-ACP

  • VP Professional Development: Manos Stergen, PMP

  • VP Programs: Abilio Marques, PMP

  • VP Marketing: Steve Evans, PMP

  • VP Communications: Ralph Sweatte, PMP

  • VP Education: Allan Mussler, PMP

  • VP Treasurer: Cindy Ragan, PMP

  • VP Membership:  Mary Wiseman, PMP