Organizations & Associations

more confidentIn addition to Resource Maximizer’s Networking Group, the following are professional organizations and associations that you may find additionally helpful. If you know of a group or resource that is not listed, please let us know.

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Accounting Associations
Accounting & Financial Women’s Alliance
Acronym Finder
AFCOM – for Data Center Management Professionals
Alumni In Touch
American Association of Cost Engineers
American Association of University Women of Washington State
American Banking Association
American College of Healthcare Executives
American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics
AIGA American Institute of Graphic Art
American Institute of Architects Seattle
American Institute of CPAs
American Institute of CPAs (list of accounting associations)
American Marketing Association
American Marketing Association, Puget Sound Chapter
American Management Association
American Medical Writers Association
American Nurses Association
American Society of Association Executives
American Society for Information Science, Pacific N.W. Chapter
American Society for Journalists & Authors
American Society for Healthcare HR Admin (ASHHRA)
American Society of Limnology and Oceanography
American Society of University Women
American Society for Quality
American Society for Quality (ASQ) – Seattle Chapter
American Water Resources Association
Armed Forces Communications & Electronics Association (AFCEA)
Asian American Manufacturing Association (AAMA)
ASM International – Materials Information Society, Puget Sound Chapter
Association for Advancement of Medical Instrumentation
Association for Computing Machinery
Association for Women in Computing, Puget Sound Chapter
Association of Contingency Planners, WA State Chapter
Association of Fundraising Professionals – International
Association of Fundraising Professionals – Washington
Association of Independent Information Professionals
Association of Information Technology Professionals
Association for Operations Management-Puget Sound Chapter
Association of Records Managers and Administrators
Association of Shareware Professionals
Association for Talent Development (ATD)
Association for Women in Science
Association for Women in Science – Seattle Chapter
Audio Engineering Society
Audio Engineering Society: Pacific NW section
Avue Central: More Jobs in Tacoma
Association for Women in Communications

Biz Journals
Black Data Processing Associates
Business Continuity Institute
The Business & Engineering Activists Network
Burry Man Freelancing for Writers, Nonfiction

Cascadia Region Earthquake Worksgroup
Cleared Connections: Jobs Requiring Security Clearances
Clearance Jobs: Security Clearances Jobs
Computer Professionals for Social Responsibility
Commercial Real Estate Development Association
Computer Science Education Resource Guide
Communications Workers of America
Community of Readers and Writers
Council for Advancement and Support of Higher Education
Customer Relationship Management Organization, NW Chapter

Data Management Association, Puget Sound
Data & Marketing Association
Digital Eve – Educational community for Women in technology
Disaster Recovery Journal


Enterprise Technology News
Environmental Meetup
Executive Women’s Golf Association
Executive Women’s Golf Association – Seattle Chapter

Female Writers
Financial Executives Networking Group
Fuld & Company

Gates Foundation’s List of Non-Profit Sites
German American Chamber of Commerce
GoodWorksFirst Social Change Organizations
Greater Seattle Business Association
Greater Seattle Linux Users Group

HTML Writers Guild
Healthcare Information Management Systems

I-L – Information about NonProfit Organizations
Intelligence Careers
Institute of Internal Auditors
Institute for Supply Management
Institute for Supply Management Western Washington
International Biometrics Industry Association
IEEE – Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers
Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Calendar
Institute for Continuity Management (disaster recovery)
Institute of Environmental Sciences and Technology
Institute of Industrial & System Engineers
International Association of Business Communicators
International Faculty Management Association
International Institute of Business Analysis – Seattle Chapter
International Society for Performance Improvement
International Society for Performance Improvement – Seattle Chapter
International Sports Sciences Association
International Telecommunications Union
Internet Engineering Taskforce
Institute of Internal Auditors
Institute for Women in Trades, Technology and Science

Laboratory Robotics Interest Group
Lawrence Livermore Laboratories (US Dept. of Energy)
LinuxChix – promoting Women’s use of Linux


Master Listing of Professional Associations in Puget Sound
Media Professionals
Medical Devise Manufacturer’s Association
Meeting Professionals International – Washington State Chapter
MIT Enterprise Forum NW – Technology Group
Microsoft Blog – Jobs
Microsoft News about Microsoft
Mom Project
Moneywise – financial fitness

National Association of Professional Organizers
National Cable & Telecommunications Association (NCTA)
National Association of Science Writers
National Contract Management Association
National Database of NonProfits
National Environmental Health Association – food saftey (NEHA)
National Institute of Standards & Technology
National Speaker’s Association
Networking & Community Relations Events in Greater Seattle
Network Professional Organization
Network for Business Innovation and Sustainability
Northwest Association for Biomedical Research
Northwest Development Officers Association
Northwest Science Writers
Northwest Public Power Association

Organization of Regulatory and Clinical Associates
Organizational Development Network

Pacific Northwest Organizational Development Network
PDMA Product Management & Development Association
Philanthropy Northwest
Physical Asset Management Association
Product Management Community
Professional Associations in Puget Sound
Project Managment
Project Management Institute
Project Management Institute, Puget Sound Chapter
Public Relations Society of America
Puget Sound American Marketing Association
Puget Sound Engineering Council
Puget Sound Networking Guide
Puget Sound Public Relations Society
Puget Sound SIGCHI – interface design and usability

Qualitative Research Consultants Association


SAMI – Systematic Analytic Methods and Innovations
SBA – Small Business Association
SBA Office of Women’s Business Ownership
SCTE Society of Cable Telecommunications Engineers
SeaSpin Seattle & Eastside Software Process Improvement Network
Seattle Area Software Quality Assurance Group
Seattle Area Professional Organizations
Seattle Chapter – American Society of Civil Engineers Calendar
Seattle LinuxChix
Seattle Perl Users Group
Seattle Talent Acquisition Collaborative
Science On Tap
Semiconductor Industry Association (SIA)
SIG Computer Human Interface (SIGCHI)
Society of American Military Engineers
SHRM Society for Human Resource Managers
Society of Logistics Engineers
Society of Manufacturing Engineers
Society for Technical Communication, Puget Sound Chapter
Society for Technical Communication
Society of Tribologists & Lubrication Engineers
Society for Women Engineers, Pacific Northwest
SNIA Storage Networking Industry Association
Software Development Forum
Structural Engineers Association of Washington Calendar
Stack Exchange – Q&A Communities on misc. topics
Systers – Woman in System Administration

Techexpo: Top Secret Career Fairs
Technology Alliance
Telecommunications Industry Association
Tele-Management Forum
Theater Puget Sound
Trade Development Alliance of Greater Seattle

Volunteer Adminstrator Network
Volunteer Solutions – Connecting Volunteers to Organizations

WCA Wireless Communications Alliance
WA State Bio Med Association
Washington Clean Technology Alliance
Washington Life Sciences
Washington Financial Aid Association
Washington Newspaper Publishers Association
Washington State Healthcare HR Association (WSHHRA)
Washington State Hospital Association (WSHA)
Web Masters Guild
Wise-Women Web designers, programmers
Washington Technology Industry Association
WSTA Wall Street Technology Association
Women in Digital Journalism
Women in Technology International
Women in Technology International, WA Chapter
Women Web developers- Web Grrls International
YourEncore – jobs for retired engineers and scientists

500 Women Scientists