The International Facility Management Association has honored the Tulsa Chapter of IFMA with the 2006 Award of Excellence for Chapter of the Year in the small chapter division. The group received the award at a gala Oct. 10 at the San Diego Convention Center. The awards celebration culminated IFMA’s World Workplace conference and expo.
The Tulsa Chapter of IFMA was recognized for its dedication in fulfilling member needs by building its resources to provide more services. This year the chapter developed a program for members pursuing their Certified Facility Manager and Facility Management Professional designations and enhanced their Web site. The chapter also increased the number of scholarships it provides to its student chapter.%9
The IFMA Board of Directors named Carl Vincent, CFM, of Ruffin Properties as President for 2006 and 2007. Other officers include: Tony Lenox, CFM, of TV Guide, President-Elect; Jana Russell of Conoco-Phillips, Treasurer; and Paul Glavas of Scott Rice was named Secretary. Steve Berry of Blue Cross Blue Shield is the immediate past president.