Section 1. General Membership Provisions.


A. Membership in the Olympia Chapter requires membership in PMI®. The Olympia Chapter shall not accept as members any

     individuals who have not been accepted as PMI® members.


     Membership in this organization is voluntary and shall be open to any eligible person interested in furthering the purposes of the

     organization. Membership shall be open to all eligible persons without regard to race, creed, color, age, sex, marital status,

     national origin, religion, or physical or mental disability.


B. Members shall be governed by and abide by the PMI Bylaws and by the bylaws of the Olympia Chapter and all policies,

    procedures, rules and directives lawfully made thereunder, including but not limited to the PMI Code of Conduct.


C. All members shall pay the required PMI and Olympia Chapter membership dues to PMI and in the event that a member resigns or 

    their membership is revoked for just cause, membership dues shall not be refunded by PMI or the Olympia Chapter.


D. Membership in the Olympia Chapter shall terminate upon the member’s resignation, failure to pay dues or expulsion from

    membership for just cause.


E. Members who fail to pay the required dues when due shall be delinquent for a period of one (1) month and their names removed

    from the official membership list of the Olympia Chapter. A delinquent member may be reinstated by payment in full of all unpaid

    dues for PMI and the Olympia Chapter to PMI within such one month delinquent period.


F. Upon termination of membership in the Olympia Chapter, the member shall forfeit any and all rights and privileges of membership.


G. All Olympia Chapter members in good standing are eligible to vote in Olympia Chapter elections and other activities requiring a

     vote of Chapter membership. Any Olympia Chapter member in good standing is eligible to run for any vacant Chapter Board of

     Director position.


Section 2. Classes and Categories of Members. The Olympia Chapter shall not create its own membership categories. PMI Component membership categories shall be consistent with PMI membership categories.