Siddique Challenges Leaders to Become Agents of Change at Conference Kickoff

Author Rabia Siddique kicked off the 103rd ICMA Annual Conference with her message of how one person has the power to create change.

Equity and Inclusivity Resources and Videos

ICMA and our members are committed to ensuring that local governments and the association reflect the diversity of the communities we serve.

Data on Women Members in the Profession

ICMA is invested in supporting the advancement of women in the profession. Measuring progress is a key component to our efforts.

Dr. Monika Black
Strength in Diversity. Diversity in Strengths.

"Women should not wait to be asked. If not you, then who? Aim for the top and be the leader you want to follow." —Jan Perkins 

Take Control of Your Success

Women in Texas attended this free professional development opportunity hosted by ICMA, WLG, and Cigna.

First Step Toward Narrowing Community Divides? Start Talking!

Bridging entrenched or systemic divides isn’t easy, but opening up a dialogue can be the first step toward building community.

Q&A: Evanston, Illinois, Turns to Town Hall Meetings to Build Equity and Equality

Evanston set about doing intentional, focused, and good work around the issues of equity and empowerment, and committed to doing so in full conversation with the community.

ICMA Summit panelists
Equity and Inclusivity in the Workplace and Our Communities

The 2017 ICMA Regional Summits featured a special session titled Equity and Inclusivity in the Workplace and Our Communities.

ICMA Affiliates

Local Government Hispanic Network

Providing unique resources to Hispanic/Latino local government professionals.

National Forum for Black Public Administrators

Dedicated to the advancement of black public leadership in local and state governments.

Women Leading Government

To help women succeed in public service by developing leadership skills and through networking.