Chapter History

April 29th, 1999
Initial Chapter organizing meeting held with the coordination of Dr. W.G.M. (Bud) Lush and a small group of interested Project Management practitioners in the Durham region 
May 24, 1999
Statement of Intent letter submitted to PMI
June 21, 1999
Chapter Kick-off Event at Durham College Whitby Campus
June 12, 2001
Intial chapter director elections held.  Bob Broadbent elected as President of the chapter and at that time had approximately 75 members.
Nov. 22, 2001
PMI Durham Higlands Chapter completes the Ontario Incorporation requirements.
Feb. 11, 2002
PMI Durham Highlands completes their charter requirements and becomes a 'chartered' PMI Chapter.
June 15, 2004
Gay Skinner became chapter President
Nov. 6, 2004
Chapter introduces first PMP Overdirve - PMP preparation class
Feb 20th, 2007
Chapter celebrates its 5th anniversary with approximately 460 members.
October 11th, 2007
Sylvie Edwards became chapter President
March 2008
Chapter reaches 500 members
Sept. 25, 2011
Susan Carroll-Clark became chapter President
Feb 29, 2012
Chapter celebrates its 10th anniversary with over 550 members.
June 2013
Chapter approves new bylaws (PDF)
June 2013
Cheri Essner becomes chapter President
March 2015
Ranjini Cassup becomes chapter President