Chapter News

President's corner by Jolene Fink, FMP

Dear IFM Central PA Chapter Members,

I am incredibly excited to officially begin my term as President of Central PA Chapter of IFMA.  I would like to thank our outgoing President, Tom Koontz, FMP for leading our amazing chapter over the last year.  I would also like to thank the board members and committee members whose term has ended as well. 

As your new President I promise to share my enthusiasm for all that this chapter represents.  I never dreamed I’d be a Facility Manager, let alone President of this chapter.  I can honestly say that I wouldn’t be where I am today if it weren’t for IFMA and all of my mentors in the Central PA Chapter!

With our newly-elected board, our priority will be to strengthen the chapter’s membership by increasing awareness of our chapter and all of its offerings.  To this end, I urge you to become involved with our chapter by joining a committee, volunteer to greet members and guests at our monthly meetings, share your time at a community outreach event, offer your office as a host for a monthly meeting, the list goes on and on.  I want our chapter to reach its full potential!  Our chapter is your local source for professional development, information and networking with like-minded colleagues and business partners.  We have an outstanding diverse group of members and I encourage each one of you to reach out to your colle...

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Past IFMA CPA Annual Award Winners

  • Robert Kleimenhagen, Jr., CFM, SFP & Amber Gratkowski, CFM
    Co-Facility Manager's of the Year

    Robert Kleimenhagen, Jr., CFM, SFP & Amber Gratkowski, CFM

  • Jim Gerlach, CFM
    Advocate of the Year

    Jim Gerlach, CFM

  • Community Outreach Committee
    Committee of the Year

    Community Outreach Committee

  • John Selfe
    Associate of the Year

    John Selfe