Address
7110 West David Drive
Littleton, CO 80128
phone: 303-979-9358
e-mail: info@mpma.net
web: www.mpma.net/
Museum Type(s)
Staff

Description

MPMA has a central office in Littleton, CO. Its governing structure includes a board of directors and numerous committees and affiliates. Staff includes an executive director and an office assistant. This group oversees the services that MPMA provides. An annual fall conference is attended by nearly 300 professionals each year. The conference provides opportunities for all levels of professionals in training, networking, and information exchange at a relatively inexpensive cost. Over 700 individuals, institutions and businesses annually support MPMA by paying membership dues. A bi-monthly newsletter and a discount purchasing cooperative program are available to members.

Mission

The Mountain-Plains Museums Association (MPMA) is a regional organization of museums and museum professionals that advocates excellence in the field, provides a forum for communication between its members, and shares creative learning opportunities with the region's diverse audiences. MPMA is the voice of its members in appropriate state, regional, and national arenas.